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Thread: kworker hogging CPU

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    kworker hogging CPU

    A process called "kworker/0:1" is taking 71% of my CPU which is causing my laptop to overheat. This problem is not there immediately on booting but eventually appears. I have to restart to stop the process.

    Is there anything I can do to stop this from happening?

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    Ubuntu 12.04 Precise Pangolin

    Re: kworker hogging CPU


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