Xorg at 100%CPU when browser is on
C. P. Ghost
cpghost at cordula.ws
Mon Aug 1 12:36:21 UTC 2011
On Mon, Aug 1, 2011 at 8:56 AM, Yuri <yuri at rawbw.com> wrote:
> I saw this with firefox, now I see the same with chrome.
> After a while when the browser is launched with ~10 tabs open, Xorg begins
> to consume 100% CPU and all graphics apps get sluggish. Quitting the browser
> brings situation back to normal.
> It looks amazing to me that both firefox and chrome exhibit the same
> Anybody sees the same? Anybody can explain why would such thing happen?
Same here, but when mplayer plays some (rare) video files.
Xorg then stays at 100% CPU, and it is impossible to kill it,
neither from the inside, nor from the outside (logged in via ssh)
with SIGKILL. Only a reboot helps here.
FreeBSD 8.2-STABLE #0 r222832 amd64
and the radeonhd driver:
(--) PCI:*(0:1:5:0) 1002:9610:1462:7501 ATI Technologies Inc Radeon HD
3200 Graphics rev 0, Mem @ 0xd0000000/268435456, 0xfe9e0000/65536,
0xfe800000/1048576, I/O @ 0x0000d000/256, BIOS @ 0x????????/65536
(II) LoadModule: "radeonhd"
(II) Loading /usr/local/lib/xorg/modules/drivers/radeonhd_drv.so
(II) Module radeonhd: vendor="AMD GPG"
compiled for 1.7.7, module version = 1.3.0
Module class: X.Org Video Driver
ABI class: X.Org Video Driver, version 6.0
(II) RADEONHD: version 1.3.0, built from dist of git branch master,
(II) RADEONHD(0): ATOM BIOS Rom:
SubsystemVendorID: 0x1002 SubsystemID: 0x1002
BIOS Bootup Message:
B27721 RS780 DDR2 200e/500m
It happens only rarely, I can't reproduce that bug reliably.
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