Martin Steigerwald wrote:

>> Hi all,
>> I'm using sarge and KDE 3.3.2 (custom 2.6.12 kernel from debian
>> all the Xorg and gcc-4 stuff, but also udev, alsa-modules, and anything
>> else that took my fancy at the time!

>> Does anyone have an idea what could be causing this?

>Hello John,

>Delays without CPU usage in KDE can be caused by non functional DCOP
>communication or ICE communication or non functional KLauncher / kdeinit
>stuff. Its a bit difficult to track down, and I often started with
>deleting session files related to that kind of communication.
>You could try whether logging out, doing rm ~/.DCOPserver* and logging in
>again helps.

Thank you, Martin, that is exactly what it was! Any idea why this kind of
thing would happen or how to prevent it?

Thanks again,


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