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Old 03-12-2007, 01:22 PM   #1
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some problems with desktop


hi i have installed a copy of etch on my computer, i used to run sarge with no problems but when i built my new computer i could not get sarge installed so i decided to try my luck with etch. the installation went fine and it loaded up fine but whenever i try to move a window or scroll down in any program my cpus gettin overloaded and slows down my computer liek crazy. i don't understand it because everything loads up so fast but i can't move things aroudn on my desktop. has anyone experienced problems liek this before? if so any suggestions?
 
Old 03-12-2007, 01:39 PM   #2
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Sounds like it might be an Xorg problem ... Are you using the right driver for your video card. Check /etc/X11/xorg.conf
 
  


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