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Wed Apr 15 23:40:06 UTC 2009
Gary Kirkpatrick wrote:
> On Wed, Apr 15, 2009 at 9:27 AM, Gary Kirkpatrick <pegngary at gmail.com
> <mailto:pegngary at gmail.com>> wrote:
> On Wed, Apr 15, 2009 at 4:34 AM, Vincent Arnoux
> <vincent.arnoux at gmail.com <mailto:vincent.arnoux at gmail.com>> wrote:
> Is it a laptop? I had this problem once and it was due to the power
> manager in which I had selected an option "Dim screen when
> running on
> battery" or something like that. My laptop ACPI was not very well
> managed by Ubuntu and it was freezing trying to get the screen
> to dim.
> I hope it helps...
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> It is a laptop and indeed 'dim screen' was checked. Been running an
> hour since and so far so good. Thanks!
> Nope, the dimming business hit me again. Application dimmed, CPU usage
> went to 100%, only got better after rebooting. I have no proprietary
> drivers installed.
what about can you ssh to the laptop from another computer when its
what process is hanging?
is this a fresh intrepid install?
what changes have you made from the default install?
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