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Old 07-15-10, 03:13 AM   #43
StringCheesian
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Default Re: 95% CPU usage with driver 256.35 ?!!

konst, it would better define the problem if you could fill in the blank:
Quote:
CPU usage with nVidia's driver and non-nVidia glx: 95%
CPU usage with nVidia's driver and nVidia's glx: ___________
Your cooperation could open up new avenues of diagnosis.

For example, if you fill the blank with "95%", that would mean it doesn't matter what glx you use - it would rule out your use of non-nVidia glx as the cause. We could then move on to other possible causes.

If you fill the blank with "<5%", that would mean nVidia's driver has difficult to reproduce bugs when interacting with non-nVidia glx - maybe they only show up with a hardened kernel or with certain graphics card models.

This is why we have been asking you to try it just once with nVidia's glx.
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