[ubuntu-za] Ubuntu 12.04 behaviour

Wayne Abroue plettpc at gmail.com
Tue May 29 08:07:20 UTC 2012


On Tue, May 29, 2012 at 9:53 AM, FransIT <dormakorp at vodamail.co.za> wrote:
>
> Amd calls it cool and quiet,
> Intel called it speed step at a time...not sure about now.
>
> You can also check for anything about throttle
>
> II have found my systems to be much more responsive to sudden increases in
> load after this
>
>
> I also set my minimum fan speed to the highest permitted...just to keep
> things cool.
>
> The greyed out screens Ubuntu give is the same as the "Not Responding"
> message Windows gives.
>
>

Hi

What are the specs on the machines, I also notice this on my slower
machine, I must say 12.04 is definately more resource hungry than
previous editions, I suppose this comes from wanting eye candy instead
of productivity.

Switching off the eye candy, should solve your problems.

Wayne A



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