LinuxQuestions.org
Did you know LQ has a Linux Hardware Compatibility List?
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - General
User Name
Password
Linux - General This Linux forum is for general Linux questions and discussion.
If it is Linux Related and doesn't seem to fit in any other forum then this is the place.

Notices

Closed Thread
 
LinkBack Search this Thread
Old 05-13-2006, 11:22 AM   #1
svangati
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: May 2006
Posts: 5

Rep: Reputation: 0
udevd consuming lot of CPU


I am running Fedora Core 4 on a Dell PowerEdge 1750. Recently, I have noticed (from running the top command) that the udevd process is consuming a lot of CPU - approximately 30%. I have never seen this process taking so much of CPU before.

- Kernel version: 2.6.11
- udev version: 058-1

- What could be causing this?
- Is this an hardware issue?
- How do I resolve it?

Thanks for your time.

svangati.
 
Old 05-14-2006, 05:54 AM   #2
Lenard
Senior Member
 
Registered: Dec 2005
Location: Indiana
Distribution: RHEL/CentOS/SL 5 i386 and x86_64 pata for IDE in use
Posts: 4,790

Rep: Reputation: 56
Have a look at your /var/log/messages file and see if something is causing the problem.
 
Old 05-15-2006, 12:55 PM   #3
svangati
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: May 2006
Posts: 5

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 0
I checked the /var/log/messages file and I don't see anything that is related to udev or any hardware error messages. Anything specific, other than the obvious error messages, that I need to look for in the /var/log/messages file that could be related to udev?

Thanks.
 
Old 05-15-2006, 04:11 PM   #4
XavierP
Moderator
 
Registered: Nov 2002
Location: Kent, England
Distribution: Lubuntu
Posts: 19,165
Blog Entries: 4

Rep: Reputation: 426Reputation: 426Reputation: 426Reputation: 426Reputation: 426
Please do not post the same thread in more than one forum. Picking the most relevant forum and posting it once there makes it easier for other members to help you and keeps the discussion all in one place.

http://www.linuxquestions.org/rules.php
 
  


Closed Thread


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
XORG using a lot of CPU resources GreatBrak Ubuntu 1 12-02-2005 02:56 PM
Ubuntu Hoary - Xorg - take up lot of CPU resources JGJones Linux - Newbie 4 03-06-2005 05:04 PM
kernel takes a lot of CPU stephnane AIX 3 04-29-2004 08:41 AM
not using swap / kjournald using a lot of CPU bhatcher Linux - General 3 02-18-2004 10:28 PM
mandrake on lap top - xserver uses a lot of CPU... phyllis Linux - Newbie 1 02-17-2004 04:36 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:40 AM.

Main Menu
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration