Re: kapmd

From: Andreas Roedl (
Date: Thu Jun 01 2000 - 15:41:53 EST

Billy Harvey schrieb:

> I've been having kapmd go to 60% to 80% CPU use (according to top) and
> stay there for hours at a time under 2.4.0-test1-ac5. I don't believe
> it's an accurate measure being taken though, as this is on a notebook,
> and anything taking that much CPU use for more than 10 minutes
> (dumping a bunch of images to the root window, for example) ususally
> turns on the fan, which is not occuring.
> Any guidance on what else to look at?

Turn off CONFIG_APM_CPU_IDLE and recompile your kernel. It seems that idle
calls are measured as cpu usage.


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