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Old 04-01-2007, 08:57 AM   #1
alaios
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pdftotext consumes 100%cpu power


Hi i have the following serioyus problem in my opensuse 10.2
I can see a process calleed pdftotext to consume about 100% of my cpu. I know this process must be used from beagle but i am not sure
how to confgiure it so i can still be able to use my computer.
 
Old 04-02-2007, 06:27 PM   #2
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If it is beagle, it should be running at lowest priority. In other words, it should have little or no effect on you. You can verify the priority of the process in top, or via 'ps-Afl | grep pdftotext'.
 
  


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