[haiku-development] Re: Tasks done or bugs fixed to make alpha4 happen

  • From: Ryan Leavengood <leavengood@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: haiku-development@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Mon, 11 Jun 2012 21:36:51 -0400

On Mon, Jun 11, 2012 at 9:23 PM,  <pete.goodeve@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> But it's not so much its slowness as the fact that it will lock the cursor
> for many seconds at a time, so that I can't even get at the close gadget
> to get out of the lockup!  Does that not happen to other folks?
> (It doesn't happen in BeZilla, though, even though that in general is
> much more snaillish than W+, so yes there must be something in the latter
> that's not being friendly about letting other threads in.)

The Web+ timer thread is run at urgent display priority, and if that
is misbehaving in some way it might cause scheduler problems. Maybe
try turning that down to display priority with Process Controller and
see if that helps?

Anyhow, we are getting off-topic, any other tasks for the alpha? :)


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