Subject: Re: Chatty X
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Mike Long <email@example.com>
Date: 04/01/1996 10:19:08
>From: Jim Rees <firstname.lastname@example.org>
>Date: Mon, 01 Apr 1996 00:29:38 -0500
> I don't see this. I do see occasional disk activity from periodic
> syncs and cron activity. How much memory do you have? Maybe you're
> constantly paging lightly.
>No, something else is going on. I don't run cron, and I've got plenty of
>memory. I can run as many processes as I like without exercising the disk,
>but as soon as I start up the X server, I get periodic activity. I'll see
>if I can figure out what it is.
X is *large*. Are you sure you're not paging? I have 16M in my
machine, and it pages when I run X.
Another possible culprit: update.
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