[Pkg-xfce-devel] Re: xfce4-diskperf-plugin does not work on Debian Etch

Simon Huggins huggie at earth.li
Thu Mar 29 10:24:10 UTC 2007

Hi ar,

This isn't really relevant for -release.  You should drop the CC there
if you reply.

pkg-xfce-devel at lists.alioth.debian.org is a better address.

On Thu, Mar 22, 2007 at 09:24:00PM +0100, ar wrote:
> xfce4-diskperf-plugin 2.0-2 is already included in that installation.
> I have two SATA drives connected to my nVidia main board.
> They are /dev/sda and /dev/sdb and work fine.

> But when I add "Disk performance monitor" to xfce bar and
> enter /dev/sda as device, the performance of that drive is not shown. 

> And when I log out of xfce and then log in, the "Disk performance
> monitor" item is not in the xfce bar anymore.

> What could be the problem?

Are you running a kernel with CONFIG_BLK_STATS turned on?
Do you have /proc/diskstats?  Does it have sane data?

I don't know though and you should probably file a bug as per:
so we can track it and keep you updated.

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