Xorg often taking a lot of CPU, whole system slow

Dotan Cohen dotancohen at gmail.com
Thu Feb 4 07:17:48 UTC 2010

>> Thanks Gary, I'm going through them now.
> Well... so am I. I have one system that is freezing w/Ubuntu; locks up,
> screen is still there but no mouse or keyboard. I have to hard reboot to
> get it working again & I suspect it's an X problem. Dualboots to WinXP
> w/no issues, checked the drives & all check out fine as does the memory,
> exact same hardware & bios versions as two other systems (MB, graphic
> card, etc), tried different kernals, have 8.04, 9.04, and 9.10 on it &
> they all seem to lock randomly.
> So... I'm also adding:
> https://wiki.ubuntu.com/X/Troubleshooting/Freeze
> to the list.

Thanks. I have not experienced freezing, but I will read that _before_
it happens!

Dotan Cohen


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