Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 57683
kghostview runs with 99% cpu usage
Last modified: 2008-05-01 11:38:01 EDT
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:0.9.6+) Gecko/20011212
Description of problem:
kghostview runs with every pdf and ps-file with 99% cpu-usage. the new
kde2.2.2 has the same problem.
%CPU : USER : PID : COMMAND
95.9 : markus : 14808 : kghostview file:/home/markus/l2kurz.pdf -caption
PS/PDF Viewer -icon kghostview -min
0.2 : markus : 14811 : gs -sDEVICE=x11 -dTextAlphaBits=4
-dGraphicsAlphaBits=2 -dMaxBitmap=10000000 -dNOPLA
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.open a pdf or postscript file
since kde 2.2
I suspect that you are an upgrading freak, like i am. ... just judging by you
version of mozilla.
Do you use qt-2.3.2? If so, do you see the problem with 2.3.1?
Downgrading might help. Report back
i now use qt2.3.1-2.3.2 was *really* buggy...
i had the problem with roswell and wrote to the kde bug tracking system-but
Fixed in the current tree
The fix is painfully simple:
Settings/Configure KGhostView/Ghostscript and click "Configure..."