Bug 130739

Summary: udev consuming 99.8% CPU
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Steve Chaplin <kkbbf81jd6>
Component: udevAssignee: Harald Hoyer <harald>
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Description Steve Chaplin 2004-08-24 01:03:39 EDT
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Description of problem:
After installing a new graphics card, a nVidia GeForce FX 5200, and
loading the nVidia Linux IA32 drivers my system slowed down completely
and become unusable.
'top' showed two 'udev' processes which were each consuming 49.9% CPU

'rpm -e udev'  fixed the problem.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
udev 024.6

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Install GeForce FX 5200 graphics card
2.Install nVidia Linux IA32 driver 1.0-6111

Additional info:
Comment 1 Harald Hoyer 2004-08-24 04:38:37 EDT

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 116485 ***
Comment 2 Steve Chaplin 2004-08-24 06:56:35 EDT
116485 is CLOSED but no solution is given in the comments. So how is
the udev problem fixed?
Comment 3 Red Hat Bugzilla 2006-02-21 14:05:14 EST
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.