[maemo-users] Browserd consumes too much CPU on N810 - OS 2008 (5.2008.43)

From: Andrea Grandi a.grandi at gmail.com
Date: Fri Dec 19 17:58:25 EET 2008

2008/12/19 Ryan Abel <rabelg5 at gmail.com>:
> On Fri, Dec 19, 2008 at 10:09 AM, Andrea Grandi <a.grandi at gmail.com> wrote:
>> If you try to load Facebook.com website, the situation is even worse:
>> it takes about 85% CPU simply doing nothing.
> Is it _actually_ doing nothing, or do you just _think_ it's doing
> nothing and, in fact, it's _actually_ running a ton of crappy
> JavaScript and Flash applets? :)
> Have you tried turning off js and Flash and then looking at the CPU usage?

without Flash, it still takes about 60% CPU
without JavaScript the CPU usage goes to 1% or 2%.

I cross-posted because I don't know if this is only a user question or
if some developer should take a look at this because it's a bug.
Anyway I think that a faster JavaScript engine could help a lot
reducing the CPU usage. What do you think about?


Andrea Grandi
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