[svlug] shufflin'around interrupts in software

Todd Lyons todd at mrball.net
Fri Jan 10 22:23:25 PST 2003


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Marc MERLIN wanted us to know:

>> If i grab an xterm with the mouse, and shake it a little bit, the motion
>> is jerky, not fluid, which is not what i would expect from this fairly
>I know this is not helping you, but my work system (Dell P4 2.2GHz) exhibits
>similar problems. For one, my (USB) mouse becomes very jerky when I do
>intense net or disk access

I've got a Gigabyte mobo that I'm testing right now that does similar
things.  Mouse randomly jumps up to the corner and sound has occassional
pops.  Nothing I've done fixes it.  It's got a Via8233A chipset IIRC.
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