sysctl hw.intr_storm_threshold=200000 resets the value just for the session. I am guessing that putting the line
hw.intr_storm_threshold=200000 into /etc/sysctl.conf will make the change permanent? Oliver On Saturday 08 April 2006 04:22, Fabian Keil wrote: > Oliver Iberien <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > > I was printing with native Firefox 22.214.171.124 (FreeBSD 6.0) with CUPS, > > which Firefox sees and recognizes. The printer (Xerox N17, local, > > parallel port) started cycling through waiting-processing-waiting > > messages. Rebooting, I saw a message about an IRQ storm on the > > printer port being "throttled". Killing the job took care of this. > > > > Has anyone else had an issue like this? Firefox printing isn't > > critical but it's always nice to know what's going on. > > The default value of hw.intr_storm_threshold is easily reached > by a printer connected through the parallel port. > > Have a look at: <http://www.lemis.com/grog/diary-dec2005.html#8>. > > Fabian _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"