Bug#471152: gnome-system-monitor: "Resources" tab makes X use CPU a lot

Thibaut GIRKA thibaut.girka at gmail.com
Sun Mar 16 10:47:28 UTC 2008

Package: gnome-system-monitor
Version: 2.22.0-1
Severity: normal

The "Resources" tab of gnome-system-monitor makes X use a lot more CPU than usually.
For example, on my computer (CPU: 1.8Ghz), X uses about 2% to 10% of CPU. With gnome-system-monitor running, it uses about 35%-70%!

-- System Information:
Debian Release: lenny/sid
  APT prefers testing
  APT policy: (990, 'testing'), (120, 'unstable'), (105, 'experimental')
Architecture: i386 (i686)

Kernel: Linux 2.6.24-1-686 (SMP w/2 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=fr_FR.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=fr_FR.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/bash

Versions of packages gnome-system-monitor depends on:
ii  gconf2                     2.20.1-3      GNOME configuration database syste
ii  libatk1.0-0                1.20.0-1      The ATK accessibility toolkit
ii  libc6                      2.7-6         GNU C Library: Shared libraries
ii  libcairo2                  1.4.14-1      The Cairo 2D vector graphics libra
ii  libcairomm-1.0-1           1.4.6-1       C++ wrappers for Cairo (shared lib
ii  libgcc1                    1:4.3.0~rc2-1 GCC support library
ii  libgconf2-4                2.20.1-3      GNOME configuration database syste
ii  libglib2.0-0               2.16.1-2      The GLib library of C routines
ii  libglibmm-2.4-1c2a         2.16.0-1      C++ wrapper for the GLib toolkit (
ii  libgnomevfs2-0             1:2.20.1-1    GNOME Virtual File System (runtime
ii  libgtk2.0-0                2.12.5-2      The GTK+ graphical user interface 
ii  libgtkmm-2.4-1c2a          1:2.12.5-2    C++ wrappers for GTK+ 2.4 (shared 
ii  libgtop2-7                 2.20.1-1      gtop system monitoring library
ii  libpango1.0-0              1.20.0-1      Layout and rendering of internatio
ii  librsvg2-2                 2.20.0-1      SAX-based renderer library for SVG
ii  libsigc++-2.0-0c2a         2.0.18-2      type-safe Signal Framework for C++
ii  libstdc++6                 4.3.0~rc2-1   The GNU Standard C++ Library v3
ii  libwnck22                  2.22.0-1      Window Navigator Construction Kit 
ii  libxml2                    2.6.31.dfsg-1 GNOME XML library
ii  scrollkeeper               0.3.14-16     A free electronic cataloging syste

Versions of packages gnome-system-monitor recommends:
ii  libgksu2-0                    2.0.5-2    library providing su and sudo func

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