[Newbies] Version 5.0 running hot
asqueaker at gmail.com
Thu Aug 11 16:20:55 UTC 2016
Hi Joseph, nothing in the base Squeak 5 should make your image that busy.
You might be able to get a list of things your image is doing by
executing this code in a workspace:
MessageTally spyAllOn: [ (Delay forSeconds: 10) wait ]
Wait 10 seconds for the window to appear.
On Thu, Aug 11, 2016 at 10:07 AM, Joseph Alotta <joseph.alotta at gmail.com> wrote:
> I just switched from version 4.3 to 5.0. I like the new features, thank you.
> But I have 5.0 running, hidden from my desktop, and I am reading my mail. I notice the laptop is getting very warm on the
> bottom. I look at the Activity Monitor and find that Squeak 5.0 accounts for 50% of my processing load. (I have 4 cores, so
> I think it is 50% of all 4.)
> When I save and quit Squeak, it immediately starts to cool off.
> Again, Squeak 4.3 could run hidden in a window and never affect my power consumption.
> What is 5.0 doing that 4.3 is not?
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