[Gllug] Mplayer , linux 2.6 and Matrox cards

Russell Howe rhowe at wiss.co.uk
Wed Jul 14 22:25:53 UTC 2004

On Wed, Jul 14, 2004 at 11:17:24PM +0100, Amias Channer wrote:

> on my 450mhz amd k63 i cant run top and video at the same time :-(

top, running inside a terminal emulator on X can cause quite some load.
Especially if you run it in a slow terminal such as gnome-terminal.

Try "watch uptime" instead. That'll give you your loadavg's

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