Originally Posted by Tomasu
Yeah, that also helps. Been running with compositing off all day because the machine becomes /useless/ after a few minutes.
since Kwin composition keeps evolving i won't excerp KDE as an inocent party
I heard some improvements have been made in KDE 4.5, i presume now you are running 4.4.5 ( as i do too with liquorix kernel too, but without these issues ) so maybe in the future things might get better.