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[Bug 1487404] Re: gnome-panel spins causing high cpu in Trusty 14.04


Can you try with 15.04 (stable) or 15.10 (development) releases? There
were lots of changes since 3.8, and this bug may be fixed there.

** Package changed: gnome-flashback (Ubuntu) => gnome-panel (Ubuntu)

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  gnome-panel spins causing high cpu in Trusty 14.04

Status in gnome-panel package in Ubuntu:

Bug description:
  Machine Make : Dell Inspiron 1440 , Intel® Core™2 Duo CPU T6600 @ 2.20GHz × 2 .
  Graphics support : Mobile Intel® GM45 Express Chipset .
  OS/Install : Fresh install of Ubuntu 14.04.3 desktop (kernel 3.19.0-26-generic) machine with "gnome-session flashback" installed.
  UI Session : "Gnome session with metacity" option login
  Issue : Moving cursor near Applications menu (next to Places) causes flickering in screen together with high CPU usage caused by "gnome-panel" process.
  More Data: It appears that gnome-panel is spinning on a mutex causing high cpu usage .

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