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bawbag 07-31-2003 08:33 PM

9.0 has started running really slow?
For some reason my system has slowed to a crawl. HD read/write has slowed down too.

Running on an Athlon XP 1800. I recently compiled kernel 2.4.21, which was running fine until today. The only change I can think from last boot is that I installed Xine and some video codecs.

Many thanks in advance for your help.


bawbag 07-31-2003 10:37 PM

Okay for some reason it's decided to go back to normal. Weird. If it happens again I'll be sure mention it.

While I'm here I have another problem. I'm trying to use the ksysguardd applet on the KDE 3.1.3 panel to monitor my upload/download speeds.

Usually all I have to do is drag the trasmit/receive sections of the KDE System Guard onto the ksysguardd panels, but now it's giving me a prompt saying:-

Connect Host


and the options:-

Custom command

There's also a little lightening bolt on the panel, where the readout should be.

Any ideas?


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