video problem

Christopher Chan christopher.chan at
Tue Oct 12 03:21:47 UTC 2010

On Tuesday, October 12, 2010 11:10 AM, Brian Hazelton wrote:
> Hello,
> I am running a fresh install of 10.10 and am having a slight problem. My
> computer is doing great, except every 30seconds - 1 minute, the video
> skips for about a quarter of a second even if the processor is not at
> full demand. It happens even if no programs are running. I have a dell
> inspiron 6000, 1.73ghz proc, and 1gig ram, intel 915gm graphic card
> Any help would be great even if it is just to tell me it is because my
> computer is pretty old.

Get a discrete graphic card. :-p

Oh wait...that's a lappie right?

Maybe it is a driver problem or there is something stalling i/o every so 

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