Re: [2.6.0-test1] ACPI slowdown

From: bill davidsen (
Date: Wed Jul 23 2003 - 17:56:51 EST

In article <>,
Florian Weimer <> wrote:
| If I enable ACPI on my box (Athlon XP at 1.6 GHz, Epox EP-8KHa+
| mainboard), it becomes very slow (so slow that it's unusable).
| Is this a known issue? Maybe the thermal limits are misconfigured,
| and the CPU clock is throttled unnecessarily (if something like this
| is supported at all).

There have been reports before, check the archives. I seem to remember
that the solution involved changing some unobvious kernel feature, but
others have had similar problems.

bill davidsen <>
  CTO, TMR Associates, Inc
Doing interesting things with little computers since 1979.
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