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FS#940 - Freezes / pauses for 6 - 7 seconds when switching between tags
I use awesome extensively, and thanks for all your work in making such a wonderful WM. There is only one strange behaviour that I have noticed recently. When switching between tags, I sometimes experience a random delay - usually about 5 seconds - before the switch happens. The delay is long enough that in that period I end up pressing the keybinding for switching several times, which then all occurs in a rush. Since I switched to awesome mainly for responsiveness, this is annoying.
I think, though I have not been able to confirm this (as it does not always happen), that the delay primarily occurs when certain applications are open. Emacs and the terminal (urxvt in my case) seem to be the main problems. But, as I said, this is only an impression.
I am attaching my rc.lua file.
Thanks a lot!
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