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Bug 57150 - xosview +net goes into hard loop
xosview +net goes into hard loop
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: xosview (Show other bugs)
i686 Linux
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Assigned To: Ngo Than
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Reported: 2001-12-05 19:25 EST by Neal Nelson
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:38 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-12-05 21:47:23 EST
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Description Neal Nelson 2001-12-05 19:25:33 EST
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User-Agent: Mozilla/4.61 [en] (X11; U; Linux 2.2.12-20 i586)

Description of problem:
I am running on a Tyan Thunder K7 with a single Athlon PR 1900/XP
I have installed RedHat 7.2 and am running the distribution kernel. When I
xosview +net the xosview process goes into a state that consumes 99.9% of
cpu cycles (according to top). xosview without the +net option works fine.

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Steps to Reproduce:
1. startx
2. open window
3. type xosview +net<ENTER>

Additional info:
Comment 1 Neal Nelson 2001-12-05 21:47:19 EST
Additional comment:

When I loaded the RedHat software I said "no firewall". I have 5 lan cards
in the machine. When I look at /proc/net/dev I see that the last two lines
say "eth3: No statistics available." "eth4: No statistics available."
Comment 2 Ngo Than 2001-12-18 11:31:21 EST
It's fixed in xosview-1.7.3-8.

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