Bug 1035 - X maxes out the processor
Summary: X maxes out the processor
Alias: None
Product: xorg
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Server/General (show other bugs)
Version: 6.7.0
Hardware: x86 (IA32) Linux (All)
: high normal
Assignee: Xorg Project Team
QA Contact:
URL: http://free.grisoft.com/freeweb.php/d...
Depends on:
Reported: 2004-08-11 00:45 UTC by Steve Roylance
Modified: 2004-08-10 17:50 UTC (History)
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Description Steve Roylance 2004-08-11 00:45:21 UTC
using Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.7.2) Gecko/20040806
uname -r = 2.6.7-1.494.2.2 : Fedora Core 2
processor 2.6GHz Pentium4 with 512Mb memory, ATI Mobility 9000

1>  visit the site http://free.grisoft.com/freeweb.php/doc/4/lng/us/tpl/v5

2>  the X process uses all available processor cycles, keyboard and mouse
responce significantly slowed.
3>  leave site and X process returns to "normal"
Comment 1 Alexander Gottwald 2004-08-11 03:01:43 UTC
this is a problem with the ticker on top of the page. disable javascript and
everything is ok
Comment 2 Adam Jackson 2004-08-11 10:50:23 UTC
and it would be a mozilla bug in any event.  on my SMP machine, X and firefox
each take a CPU.

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