[CentOS] My CentOs 4.1 desktop starts to freez ( non-responsive)
with 100% cpu usage
tiahino at gmail.com
Thu Sep 1 01:04:20 UTC 2005
I am an Opera user for over four years now, and let me assure you -
Opera goes nuts much more often than firefox.
On 8/31/05, mohamed yusuf <myusuf32 at yahoo.ca> wrote:
> Thanks Andreas,
> I think you are right. The culprit appears to be
> firefox browser which took about 180 meg of ram. I
> don't know why ?
> Anyway, I swiched to opera browser and it's ok now
> --- Andreas Rogge <arogge at gmx.de> wrote:
> > Hello Mohamed,
> > I can only guess what is happening exactly, but i
> > suspect some process
> > is running wild. I have encountered such a problem
> > with Firefox and the
> > Flash- or Java-plugin.
> > It will help to know the process which uses up all
> > CPU. Try using top.
> > It shows much more information than the Gnome System
> > Monitor and you'll
> > find the process quite soon.
> > Regards,
> > Andreas
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