[lug] sluggish machine

Jack Swope jack.swope at comcast.net
Tue May 19 17:19:44 MDT 2009

Sounds more like a heat issue.  Check that the fan is running and that
the machine isn't hot to the touch.  Throttling the cpu is one way the
machine tries to protect itself.


On 5/19/09, John Hernandez <jph at jph.net> wrote:
> On Tue, May 19, 2009 at 4:09 PM, Davide Del Vento
> <davide.del.vento at gmail.com> wrote:
>> The obvious suspects are javascript in the large number of pages I
>> keep active in firefox (I need them, don't suggest to not use them,
>> they are almost all work related, besides gmail for chatting with
>> family and friends - maybe chrome would have been better to pinpoint
>> the guilty site, but we don't have it for linux)
> Maybe you can install Opera and try it for a day or two, which might
> help you isolate the issue to Firefox.
> -John
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