[SM-Discuss] linux freezes
abouter at sourcemage.org
Sun Feb 17 18:43:27 EST 2008
On Thu, 14 Feb 2008 11:40:25 -0700
"Bearcat M. Sandor" <sourcemage at feline-soul.com> wrote:
> On Wednesday 13 February 2008 11:00:01 Treeve Jelbert wrote:
> > I am using devel sorcery, with no problems for along time. However,
> > since upgrading linux to 2.6.24.x, I frequently get system freezes
> > during a big cast. For instance, gtk+2 was in the install phase for
> > several minutes, using 100% of a fast dual-core machine. In most
> > cases the mouse still reacts, but the keyboard is dead.
> > If I boot into linux-126.96.36.199 I never have a problem.
> > I noticed that at least one of the linux config options had been
> > disabled, and some new ones enabled.
> > Has anyone else had similar problems, or any suggestions as how to
> > best proceed with rebuilding a new kernel?
> Hey Treeve,
> I have had this same problem exactly as you describe, and i'm on kernel
> So far it only happens during casts, so it may be about some incompatability
> between gcc and the kernel.
> I'll be looking into it.
> Bearcat M. Sandor
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It doesn't just happen when casting stuff, my keyboard locks up when
starting afterstep, and only when using kernel 2.6.24. I haven't noticed it
locking up when casting though.
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