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[Discuss] [discuss] ugly problem

daniel barrett wrote:
> On July 22, 2018, dan moylan wrote:
>> since yesterday i have been having irregular freezeups on my
>> computer[...].

> I've had freeze-ups like for two reasons (Ubuntu 16.04 LTS). Perhaps
> these fixes might help.

> Reason 1: Transparent Hugepage issues.
> Fix: Run on startup:

> if test -f /sys/kernel/mm/transparent_hugepage/enabled; then
>    echo never > /sys/kernel/mm/transparent_hugepage/enabled
> fi
> if test -f /sys/kernel/mm/transparent_hugepage/defrag; then
>    echo never > /sys/kernel/mm/transparent_hugepage/defrag
> fi

fwiw i did this and haven't had a freezeup since (thanks,
daniel).  however i'm continuing as well to look at the
other suggestions for window managers and browsers.

thanks all,
ole dan

j. daniel moylan
84 harvard ave
brookline, ma 02446-6202
617-777-0207 (cel)
jdm at
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