RELENG_7 jerky mouse and skipping sound

[LoN]Kamikaze LoN_Kamikaze at
Mon Nov 5 00:22:41 PST 2007

Marc Fonvieille wrote:
> On Thu, Oct 18, 2007 at 05:53:47PM +0200, [LoN]Kamikaze wrote:
>> Anish Mistry wrote:
>>> On Thursday 18 October 2007, Marc Fonvieille wrote:
>>>> On Wed, Oct 17, 2007 at 12:28:30PM -0400, Anish Mistry wrote:
>>>>> I just updated to RELENG_7 from 6.2 and I'm running into some
>>>>> really annoying issues with jerky mouse movement and skipping
>>>>> sound.  This seems to be similar to:
>>>>> Re: SCHED_4BSD in RELENG_7 disturbs workflow
>>>>> This happens both with 4BSD and ULE.
>>>>> I seems to happen when I'm compiling ports and a new cc/bzip2/sh
>>>>> process fires off (I'm just watching top), I'll get the
>>>>> skip/freezeup.
>>>> [...]
>>>> Using ULE and UP kernel (i.e. without SMP etc.) helped a bit the
>>>> things but it's still very annoying to use firefox during ports
>>>> build.  I see this lag/freeze on all boxes I use with 7.0, but it's
>>>> true that with a fast machine people can ignore the problem, it's
>>>> less obvious than with a 1GHz box for example.
>>> Yeah, I'm still seeing this behavior.  Does anyone have suggestions on 
>>> debugging?
>>> Thanks,
>> I did post the solution in this thread.
> It has nothing to do with the mouse.

Does the problem persist for you? It's gone for me, even with moused.

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