Subject: Re: BP6 + X11 success
To: Roberson, Bill <>
From: Michael Graff <>
List: tech-smp
Date: 05/09/2001 12:47:18
"Roberson, Bill" <> writes:

> I was keeping up with current and running GENERIC.MP about a month ago when
> I started having problems with KDE 2.1.1. The input focus would get lost and
> mouse press events were ignored. I could get it to start working 80% of the
> time by changing window panes with the keyboard. Going back to a UP kernel
> made the problem go away. I don't know if it was a kernel problem or a KDE
> issue. Sadly, now my second CPU is sitting idle.

I'm compiling kde2 right now in fact.  If it works well, I'll stay MP,
but like you, usability is more important than raw CPU speed, even on
a dual head box.