java using 100% CPU

Manolis Kiagias sonicy at
Sun Apr 19 00:54:14 UTC 2009

Warren Liddell wrote:
> Lowell Gilbert wrote:
>> Warren Liddell <shinjii at> writes:
>>> After finally managing to get java working with FF i find when i goto
>>> use it now, it uses 100% of my CPU ... how can i fix this annoyinng
>>> issue ?
>>> Running FreeBSD 7.1-STABLE AMD64
>> You don't mention what version of each you're running, or how you
>> installed the plugins, but with native firefox-3.0.8,1 and native
>> jdk-, I don't have this problem.
>> I installed the plugins with links in my home directory, as described in
>> the 20090109 entry in /usr/ports/UPDATING.
> FF 3.0.8,1 with diablo-jdk- an all was installed via
> ports an to get it working in FF i created a symbolic link of
> to /usr/local/lib/firefox3/plugins

Are you getting 100% on something as simple as this?

My setup is exactly similar, but I run i386. No such problem.
I do get very high CPU usage when flash (gnash) is active though...

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