[parisc-linux] ksoftirqd is using over 90% CPU (?!)

Joel Soete joel.soete@tiscali.be
Thu, 04 Sep 2003 20:25:56 +0000

Ruediger Scholz wrote:

> Hi there,
> just another question: I just ran top to look what processe are 
> running and noticed that ksoftirqd is up to 98% CPU time. I remember 
> that there was a problem that s.th in the kernel eats up a lot oft CPU 
> time. Wasn't it solved?
> Ruediger
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Sorry if i do not follow your thread but this looks like a very old pb.
Update your kernel (I do not remember exactly what is installed with 
woody but all later) would help.