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Old 10-31-2014, 07:07 PM   #1
Pedroski
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Inkscape in overdrive


Yesterday, when using Inkscape, things started to get very slow. I got so fed up I shut Inkscape down. Later, when I went back to my laptop, I heard the fan working hard. I started System Monitor and saw that the cpus were on overdrive, working at nearly 100%, although I was not doing anything.

How can I identify the process which is causing the cpus to work so hard?

How is it possible that Inkscape could cause this even after it is shutdown?
 
Old 10-31-2014, 07:53 PM   #2
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Run 'top' to find high resource usage processes.
 
Old 10-31-2014, 07:56 PM   #3
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Thanks for that. Next time Inkscape does that, I'll run top, then kill whatever is 'top'.

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