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High CPU usage [closed]

asked 2016-04-28 14:55:26 +0200

panos gravatar image

updated 2021-06-12 16:22:15 +0200

Alex Kemp gravatar image

I'm running LibreOffice 5.1.2 on a Fedora machine. I'm using Writer to write a relatively long document (~40 pages with images, tables and text; about 4 MB in size).

Starting a while ago, I have 100% CPU usage whenever I open this file. When I run top, I see that the exact command that uses so much CPU is:

/opt/libreoffice5.1/program/soffice.bin --writer file:///disk2/projects/my_document.odt --splash-pipe=5

Any ideas why this happens, especially given that it wasn't happening before?

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answered 2016-04-28 15:43:26 +0200

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This type of problem is often associated with the LibO memory settings. These are set for typical documents sizes. See https://ask.libreoffice.org/en/questi...

Try adjusting these first. The images are unpacked in memory by LibO so the memory actually used is greater than the stored document....Peter

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