LinuxQuestions.org
Latest LQ Deal: Latest LQ Deals
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software
User Name
Password
Linux - Software This forum is for Software issues.
Having a problem installing a new program? Want to know which application is best for the job? Post your question in this forum.

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 04-27-2006, 02:32 PM   #1
ulb
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Sep 2004
Location: Brussels
Distribution: Mandrake
Posts: 14

Rep: Reputation: 0
program constantly using all the CPU available


hi, i'm running a mandriva 2006 on a PIII 800 with 384 mo RAM.

My computer seemed to be slow so I made a "top" and I discovered that a program takes all the cpu he can take.

this program is "kio_fulltext"

ps PID returns: kio_fulltext [kdeinit] fulltext /home/myusername/tmp/ksocke

can u tell me more about this?

thanks
 
Old 04-27-2006, 04:24 PM   #2
gloomy
Member
 
Registered: Jan 2006
Location: Finland
Distribution: Mainly Gentoo
Posts: 119

Rep: Reputation: 15
Kio_fulltext is part of Kde's caching procedure, used by Kat, a full indexing service that enables for instance thumbnails on files.

If you do not need it, I guess one can disable it from the 'Control Center' of Kde.
 
Old 04-27-2006, 04:27 PM   #3
dcdbutler
Member
 
Registered: Jan 2005
Location: Boston
Distribution: slackware
Posts: 502

Rep: Reputation: 30
I can tell you that the process belongs to the kat program. Maybe there's a bug [shrug ].
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Xorg running at 20-30% CPU (or higher) constantly - ubuntu 5.10 aldar Ubuntu 1 10-13-2005 02:18 AM
cpu temp program ??(suse 9.1) starking Linux - Software 2 07-11-2004 12:42 PM
CPU, Memory etc monitor program? Valio Linux - Newbie 3 04-29-2004 02:06 PM
CPU temp program.. InDIo Linux - Software 9 08-09-2003 05:51 PM
program takes all cpu time jpflathead Programming 5 10-31-2002 07:52 AM

LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:35 AM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration