Xfce is very slow, part 2

Ralf Mardorf ralf.mardorf at alice-dsl.net
Wed Jan 15 00:41:09 CET 2014

PS: Right now there I received something interesting about a similar
issue from Debian users, it's not available by the archive right now:

-------- Forwarded Message --------
Cc: debian-user at lists.debian.org
Subject: Re: Number of Procs
Date: Tue, 14 Jan 2014 22:47:11 +0000

> Sometimes, the system raises a lot of processes, causing considerable
> delay to respond any input action. This moment, there are 312
> processes running (in a personal laptop - Debian testing).

In your case it's probably memory issue, but in general you might find
those 2 blog posts helpful to trace what actually causing issues on
your machine:


They shows how to count threads (in case you have multi-threaded
application) having impact on machine performance (running on waiting
on I/O).


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