[vdr] cpu load with kernel 2.6.11-rc5

Darren Salt linux at youmustbejoking.demon.co.uk
Fri Feb 25 03:25:14 CET 2005


I demand that Jose Alberto Reguero may or may not have written...

> El Jueves, 24 de Febrero de 2005 13:10, Stefan Taferner escribió:
>> On Thursday 24 February 2005 12:18, Jose Alberto Reguero wrote:
>>> I have heavy cpu load (60 % - 80 %) when playing recorded programs whith
>>> kernels 2.6.11 (kernel 2.6.11-rc5 for amd64) with vdr 2.3.21 and
>>> vdr-xine-0.7.1.
>>> Whith kernel 2.6.10 there is no problem.

>> Is  DMA turned on for your harddisks?

> I think so.
> See the attached log.

Not definitive: device resets may have occurred since (see dmesg's output and
syslog). Also, as root:

  hdparm -d /dev/sda
  hdparm -d /dev/sdb

(I *think* that that'll work. Only having PATA here, I can't check for
myself...)

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