CPU running hot
Neville.Smythe at anu.edu.au
Sun Dec 28 20:09:50 EST 2003
On 27/12/2003, at 4:00 AM, Alex Rice wrote:
>> and type anything into the search field so that the Find button
> And that button is the culprit right there. It's really OS X's fault,
> for making pulsating gumdrop eye candy that uses tons of CPU resources.
> (and it is the OS that's doing the rendering, not Rev). I think it's
> not just Revolution apps that have this problem.
No sorry Alex, the pulsating button is NOT the problem - that doesn't
take very much CPU time at all (Apple wouldn't make that mistake, which
would be entirely unacceptable) Check out any dialog box with a
pulsating button (well, any of the Apple apps, and anything I've
written :-)) --- hardly any effect on CPU usage. RunRev seems to have a
tight loop running in the Find & Replace window when something is
present in the search field (but not otherwise).
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