[clug] Diagnosing display freeezes

Hal Ashburner hal at ashburner.info
Wed Jan 28 19:05:06 MST 2015

Thanks for all the suggestions.
Following up on them seems to have scared the symptom into submission
for now, which in the short term is ideal, and I now have a plan for
when it re-presents as it almost certainly will .
Couldn't trigger it with xev
htop running
lmsensors installed and I'll work out how to use it this evening.

On 29 January 2015 at 12:11, Peter Barker <pbarker at barker.dropbear.id.au> wrote:
> On Thu, 29 Jan 2015, Hal Ashburner wrote:
>> Andrew said:
>> "If however it happens based upon certain X events..."
>> How do I work this out? What constitutes an X event? Keystroke? Change
>> active window? Mouse move? The first two are how I know it's frozen so
> Run "xev"
> Yours,
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