Adobe Reader AdobeReader_enu-7.0.9-1 Problem in Fedora 8

Lamar Owen lowen at pari.edu
Fri Jan 4 03:26:45 UTC 2008


On Thursday 03 January 2008, Leslie Satenstein wrote:
> Adobe appears to quit, but a process is left in memory, to churn away. It
> is quiet for a while, then begins to consume considerable CPU cycles, and
> then returns to quiet.

> Can someone collaborate my findings?

I can corroborate, with f8 on i386, no compiz.  There have a been a few times, 
particularly where I had seven or eight Acroreader plugins going in Firefox, 
where exiting with the Firefox red X in the tab would hang other tabs' 
acroread, and drive CPU way up.

While I don't remember this happening a month or so ago (seems related to a 
recent update, maybe), but it could have been happening unaware to me.
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Lamar Owen
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