Re: Linux & X11 & IRQ Interrupts

From: Alan Cox (
Date: Mon May 06 2002 - 10:24:27 EST

> When I move the mouse under X11 I hear a buzzing sound in the computer,
> first, I found it was the console speaker.
> Yet, I still hear a very faint sound when I move the mouse cursor, this
> is after I've disconnected the console speaker, no matter what the rate
> of interrupts.
> Other people have also reported this problem but there hasn't been an
> apparent fix for it yet?

Well you should probably discuss that with your power supply vendor. Linux
makes strong efforts to get the CPU in powered down mode as much as it can

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