dbus/hal in freebsd 7.2 hangs X11
wblock at wonkity.com
Mon Sep 28 23:24:57 UTC 2009
On Mon, 28 Sep 2009, kron24 wrote:
>> It works here. Can we see your xorg.conf? When you built xorg-server,
>> did you enable hal support?
> Yes, built with default options (including HAL). My xorg.conf
> is below.
> The machine is too weak to run my desktop, I use it only to test
> VIA Samuel 2 (532.64-MHz 686-class CPU)
> vendor = 'Trident Microsystems'
> device = 'Via Tech VT8361/VT8601 Graphics Controller (VT8361)'
> I don't mind the hangs with dbus+hal - I don't use them,
> I enabled them just to test OP's problem.
> Purely and simply, it is much less responsive with dbus+hal. It
> often takes seconds to see what I typed in a terminal emulator.
> Maybe the box is just underpowered for dbus+hal, I can live with
> that :-)
> BR, Oli
> Section "ServerLayout"
> Identifier "X.org Configured"
> Screen 0 "Screen0" 0 0
> InputDevice "Mouse0" "CorePointer"
> InputDevice "Keyboard0" "CoreKeyboard"
> Option "AllowEmptyInput" "off"
Just now I added Option "AllowEmptyInput" "off" to my xorg.conf, and it
becomes draggy and slow on input.
Your alternate keyboard layouts complicate the situation with hal.
I've seen that discussed here; a search might be useful.
A 500 MHz VIA should be plenty fast enough to run one of the lighter X
-Warren Block * Rapid City, South Dakota USA
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