When dpkg install a package, when popularity-contest work, when I copy a file on Hard Disk, I can't use my computer, all interfaces are freeze

NoOp glgxg at sbcglobal.net
Fri Sep 23 02:31:02 UTC 2011


On 09/20/2011 08:18 AM, NoOp wrote:
> On 09/20/2011 06:30 AM, Stéphane Klein wrote:
>> Le 20/09/2011 15:07, Stéphane Klein a écrit :
>>> Hi,
>>>
>>> I've write to you because when my system have many access to Hard Disk,
>>> I can't use my computer.
>>>
>>> When dpkg install a package, when poplarity-contest is executed I can do
>>> nothing, worse sometime I can move the mouse cursor !
>>>
>>> I use Ubuntu 11.04 on MacBook3,1 (120Go at 5400 rpm).
>>>
>>> What can I do to fix this issue ?
>> 
>> I think it is always the same bug since 4 years ! :(
>> 
>> https://bugs.launchpad.net/linuxmint/+bug/131094
> 
> More likely this one:
> https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/popularity-contest/+bug/493852
> [popularity-contest will stat() every file installed file or ~80k files
> on my system which grinds things to a halt ]
> 
> Why not just turn it off?
> System|Administration|Synaptic...|Settings|Repositories|Statistics|untick 'Submit
> statistical information'.

I guess that Stéphane Klein's system finally broke... no response/feedback.





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