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[Bug 626314] New: PulseAudio consumes 100% CPU even whilst idle
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  • Date: Wed, 28 Jul 2010 14:17:12 +0000
  • Message-id: <bug-626314-21960@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx/>

Summary: PulseAudio consumes 100% CPU even whilst idle
Classification: openSUSE
Product: openSUSE 11.3
Version: Final
Platform: HP
OS/Version: openSUSE 11.3
Status: NEW
Severity: Critical
Priority: P5 - None
Component: Sound
AssignedTo: tiwai@xxxxxxxxxx
ReportedBy: lester.wade@xxxxxx
QAContact: qa@xxxxxxx
Found By: ---
Blocker: ---

Created an attachment (id=378906)
--> (
/usr/bin/pulseaudio --start --log-target=syslog

User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-GB; rv:
Gecko/20100626 SUSE/3.6.6-1.2 Firefox/3.6.6

With no activity (i.e; anything with audio playing) PulseAudio sits consuming
100% or near to 100% CPU. Brings the rest of the system to a halt.

Reproducible: Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Monitor CPU usage with top

Actual Results:
PulseAudio consumes nearly 100% CPU

Expected Results:
Much lower CPU usage ;)

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