[MPlayer-users] Process X using too much CPU
dirk2 at wor.net
Wed Apr 30 07:22:02 CEST 2003
Samuli Y. T. Ulmanen wrote:
>[Automatic answer: RTFM (read DOCS, FAQ), also read DOCS/bugreports.html]
>Are you using the gui?
>I found a similar problem (X process using around 25% CPU) and suspect
>Try moving the mplayer-video window to another workspace (other than the
>one with gui) and watch the video there.
>Also try viewing without the gui.
>If this helps then it's probably something to do with the gui.
>What's causing this? I haven't a clue.
I tried this by starting only the X-Server by calling only "X" on the
command line, then in another virtual console, I started the mplayer and
in another one a "top".
Again, 50-70% CPU :-(
Thank you, for the idea.
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