Subject: Re: Jerky system behavior.
To: Richard Rauch <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Wolfgang Solfrank <email@example.com>
Date: 03/04/2005 17:46:17
> About August or so of last year, I upgraded from one -current to
> another on my AMD64 box and suddenly started seeing a jerkiness to the
> system. Others reported it and I figured that it was a short-lived
> kernel issue. I recently did a new CVS update and built a fresh
> kernel. The problem is still there.
> (I only recall AMD64 people remarking about it, so I assume that
> it's AMD64-specific.)
Hmm, since I see this on an i386 box with an MPACPI kernel, too, I currently
suspect the ACPI interpreter taking too much time. Investigating this
further is somewhere on my todo list, but didn't make it to the top yet ;-(.
ws@TooLs.DE Wolfgang Solfrank, TooLs GmbH