My thoughts confirmed.... about 13.10

c. marlow chris at
Fri Apr 11 18:57:06 UTC 2014

On Fri, 2014-04-11 at 12:28 -0400, Cindy-Sue Causey wrote:
> On 4/11/14, Martin Cigorraga <martincigorraga at> wrote:
> >
> > Absolutely, every addon has its share of impact on the browser and
> > system performance, that's why one have toenable only the ones that
> > really use and let the rest disabled untilneeded.
> No idea where I saw it now, although most likely a browser, but not
> all that long ago I encountered a settings option to leave apps,
> addons still running in the background AFTER the browser was closed.
> That would be one possibility to explain usage numbers existing and
> changing when the appearance is that everything is closed (but in
> reality is not).
> Just thinking out loud :)
> PS Thinking out loud again.. If an app, addon was still running after
> the browser was closed, surely some handy CLI command known to you all
> would expose it......
> Cindy :)
> -- 
> Cindy-Sue Causey
> Talking Rock, Pickens County, Georgia, USA
> * runs with duct tape *

VERY MUCH a possibility cindy! thanks!

I know chrome can continue running for certain add ons. 
c. marlow <chris at>

More information about the ubuntu-users mailing list