Originally Posted by philg1943
"TOP" told me that XORG is the culprit - now to track down why. I am running Hardy Heron because I had the CD handy - maybe I'll just download the current version.
You SHOULD/MUST download the latests branches of the distribution (in case of new install).
(for Ubuntu it's either the Koala, or the Lynx currently)
Many reasons to do:
- usability improvements
- hardware support
if there is no real reason to stick to an "old" release, never use it.
it gives mostly more headaches (old releases) opposed to pleasure (newer releases)