[Thunar-dev] Thunar eating CPU

Benedikt Meurer benny at xfce.org
Wed Sep 28 22:23:32 CEST 2005

Olivier Fourdan wrote:
> Hey Benny,
> I forgot to report that. The other day, I was using thunar and the
> window was opened on my home dir. At the same time, I was downloading a
> couple of huge files, in my home dir.
> I noticed Thunar and X.org were eating up all my CPU during the time.
> Seems the refresh is called each time a file changed, which happens
> continuously during a file download.
> Perldude has also confirmed the problem.

Hm, that's the expected behaviour (the reloading). The refresh interval 
depends on whatever FAM/Gamin does.

Do you use Gamin or FAM? In case of Gamin: Which version? Inotify or stat?

> Cheers,
> Olivier.

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