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Axel wrote: "try using the a realtime kernel, it's more responsive and the apps "seems to hang less"".

How to do this?

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up vote 5 down vote accepted

It seems like rt (and preemp and lowlatency) still haven't landed in the repositories. Maverick is still beta... are you sure you want to try such special kernels in this stage?

I've found a message which covers the issue of which low latency kernels you want to try and, perhaps, a PPA to get it:

Be cautious, though... There be dragons!

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This won't do since there are NO 10.10 MAVERICK packages in the PPA! Only Lucid and Natty (11.04)! This is what worked for me:

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Try sudo apt-get install linux-rt

Edit: Previously add the ppa in the other reply, and try: sudo apt-get install linux-realtime

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Repository for Maverick here:

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