latest chromium-browser using high cpu on any page

David Yentzen dbyentzen at
Sun Dec 15 23:47:42 UTC 2013

I have been using QupZilla daily on both of my Lubuntu netbooks instead of
FF. For daily use, it works great, it is sooo much faster and with a great
deal of functionality. My only observation is the limited number of plug
ins at this time. Otherwise, I really like it and hope it continues to

@Israel - Thanks for all the input on Qupzilla. I really like it and with
further maturation will prove to be a very good lightweight browser. You
may wish to reconsider Duckduckgo and use startpage or  Ixquick ( both
related to each other) if privacy is a concern or desire. If you have the
time you may wish to read this about Duckduckgo:


On Sun, Dec 15, 2013 at 3:46 PM, Israel <israeldahl at> wrote:

> On 12/15/2013 03:26 PM, Aere Greenway wrote:
> > On 12/14/2013 09:29 PM, Israel wrote:
> >> This is simply amazing.  I think this would make an excellent
> >> default... but of course I just downloaded it, and configured it. I
> >> will have to do some testing to see what all it can handle, and how
> >> fast everything is.  With LXQt coming soon... this would be an
> >> excellent addition to the lineup... though I just started using it 5
> >> min ago... so this enthusiasm may be premature.
> >>
> > Will it play Flash Videos?  A default browser should (I think) be able
> > to do at least that.
> >
> Yeah.  I can even watch Amazon on it (with libhal, of course).  I have
> click to play enabled.  Of course you must install flash separately, it
> isn't like Chrome (as far as I know).  Though it is WebKit, so it might
> be able to support Pepper, and use those plugins... though Chromium
> doesn't... so anyhow.... You can do all the normal stuff on it.  (Or at
> least all the normal stuff I have tried).  It saves passwords, and has
> excellent privacy management features.  And as a plus it includes
> Duckduckgo as a search engine!!
> I haven't tried to open flash games, or anything like that, though.
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