Hello Kevin! > I am running (up to date) Debian unstable on my laptop, it has a > Radeon IGP 340M graphics chip. For the last month or so I am seeing > the Xorg process gradually gobble up more and more CPU, up to 30/40% > and in some cases 99%. I have the same problem but switch to a console and back to X fix that problem > > Even X on its own seems a little sluggish, e.g. when I change windows > the gnome icons take a fraction of a second to appear in the new > window. > > But the big CPU problems are seen when I run mozilla-firefox, since > usually when I kill firefox Xorg recovers. I don't see any messages > in logs that might explain the behaviour and I can't find any related > bugs filed against Xorg. That depends what side you visit. If there is a java applet or a flash animation inside you need more CPU. CU Michael -- Michael Ott, e-mail: email@example.com, www.zolnott.de I am registered as user #275453 with the Linux Counter, http://counter.li.org.
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