[CentOS] what is: ImageDecoder

Tue Feb 4 14:28:23 UTC 2014
Fred Smith <fredex at fcshome.stoneham.ma.us>

On Tue, Feb 04, 2014 at 02:26:32AM -0800, John Doe wrote:
> From: Fred Smith <fredex at fcshome.stoneham.ma.us>
> > I'm suddenly noticing multiple threads named "ImageDecoder" 
> > showing up in the output of top (when threads are turned 
> > on with "H").
> > I've no clue what this is, and haven't found out much about it by
> > searching.
> > Can someone tell me what it is, and if it's doing anything useful or 
> > just wasting cycles?
> >From which process...?  java?

Um, it appears in the process list as "ImageDecoder". I don't know how
one would determine that it's java or not.

Can you give me a hint?

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