[CentOS] slugishness

Fri Jul 3 13:25:36 UTC 2009
Rajagopal Swaminathan <raju.rajsand at gmail.com>


On Fri, Jul 3, 2009 at 6:00 PM, Jerry Geis<geisj at pagestation.com> wrote:
> Hi all,
> When I am doing backing up to my external USB drive
> my system becomes sluggish. Clicking on a thunderbird compose
> takes some time to pop up the window. Typeing doesnt keep up etc...
> Is there something I can change so this backup doesnt slow my system
> down so much? I dont see HOW it can be taking so much CPU.
> top at times shows 0 idle or 11% idle from a USB backup.

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