[nSLUG] Load spikes, X bogs down. Why? Fix?
macneil.g at gmail.com
Thu Apr 7 06:53:06 ADT 2016
On 04/07/2016 12:31 AM, Mike Spencer wrote:
> The IBM P4 mobo
> Didn't used to do that.
> I've been using this box a long time without this problem.
It's old. The power supply is old.
The various items you listed as problems can all be accounted for by the
inability of the hardware to deliver adequate power to multiple devices
I personally find USB sticks to be quite problematic when it comes to
supplying them adequate current with old hardware.
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