Re: [dwm] DWM 4.6 Using 45% CPU on idle???

From: Jeremy O'Brien <>
Date: Sun, 11 Nov 2007 21:38:22 -0500

On Sun, Nov 11, 2007 at 06:29:06PM -0800, Jonny Gerold wrote:
> Hello,
> I have a big problem. I have a brand new Thinkpad X61, and I'm using DWM
> 4.6 on Archlinux, and on idle something uses 45% of my CPU. And it's only
> when I use dwm. I tried starting up fluxbox, and there is no issue? I have
> an intel core duo, and I don't know what might be causing the problem. Any
> help would be much appreciated.
> Thanks, Jonny

Try running top from a terminal to see exactly what process is taking up
your precious cpu cycles. :)

Jeremy O'Brien aka neutral_insomniac
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Linux ambelina #1 SMP PREEMPT i686 Intel(R) Pentium(R) M
processor 1400MHz GenuineIntel GNU/Linux

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