Firefox 8 startup has high gpu usage (linux)

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7 years ago
7 years ago

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(Reporter: Matteo Varalta, Unassigned)

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Description

7 years ago
User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; Linux x86_64; rv:8.0a1) Gecko/20110712 Firefox/8.0a1
Build ID: 20110712030758

Steps to reproduce:

Open the nvidia-settings and powermixer tab. It's setted as "adaptive" because it's a laptop pc. Performance level is setted at 0 (clock lowest)
Starting firefox 5 stable doesn't change the level
Starting firefox 8 nigthly nvidia gpu level became maximum and the fan start


Actual results:

Starting firefox 8 pc became hotter respect starting firefox 5


Expected results:

Gpu performance doesn't change (remain minimum)
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