[PD] question regarding -rt flag and Gem lib

Spencer Russell Spencer.Russell at oberlin.edu
Wed Aug 3 06:34:51 CEST 2005

I'm seeing these same symptoms using What kernel
options are pertinent?


On Fri, Jun 10, 2005 at 02:43:29PM +0200, Peter Plessas wrote:
> Hi Ivica!
> AFAIK the Gem issue has been solved with a kernel > 2.6.11
> regards, Peter
> Ivica Ico Bukvic wrote:
> >2) However, when I start pd *with* -rt flag and with -lib Gem, when using
> >Gem every time I try to move a window (Gem-created or the Pd canvas), every
> >1-2 seconds, the whole X freezes (including mouse) and pd-watchdog kicks in
> >after which the X-unfreezes and I can more window some more until it freezes
> >again for a couple of seconds. Once I release the window, the Gem performs
> >normally. Clicking on the pd or Gem window canvas does not cause any
> >problems (although I did not check with examples that use mouse to move
> >objects inside Gem window). Any ideas why this is happening?

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