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Bug 143221 - acroread-plugin + mozilla = 100% cpu utilization
acroread-plugin + mozilla = 100% cpu utilization
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
Classification: Red Hat
Component: acroread (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Dan Williams
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Reported: 2004-12-17 11:08 EST by Joshua Jensen
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:07 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-12-17 11:57:46 EST
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Description Joshua Jensen 2004-12-17 11:08:56 EST
Description of problem:

When using the acroread plugin in mozilla, the CPU usage spikes badly.
 This has been identified as the plugin's fault, and this Mozilla
bugzilla entry


notes the folowing:

------- Additional Comment #60 From Christopher Blizzard 2004-12-15
07:12 PDT [reply] -------

You will note that if you go and download the adobe reader:


That the current version is now 5.0.10.  This version fixes the 100%
CPU problem.

Can this be put into the extra's channel ASAP?  Thank you!

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

Most versions of Red Hat, esp RHEL3.
Comment 1 Dan Williams 2004-12-17 11:57:46 EST
A fix for this is already undergoing QA and will be pushed as an
errata soon.


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