Hot stuff (literally!)

William Kenworthy billk at
Thu Jan 29 07:40:40 CET 2009

I find this normal when doing the same.  However, if notably warm/hot
you may have an events/0 runaway - if you see events/0 eating between
30% and 60% cpu in top, you will have to reboot.

Cause can be anything, but for me its most often something happens when
using GPS.


On Wed, 2009-01-28 at 13:56 +0100, Christ van Willegen wrote:
> Hi folks,
> I left Wifi and GPS on from about 07:00 until now (almost 14:00, so
> for 7 hours straight), and now my FreeRunner is quite warm to the
> touch.
> Is this something to worry about, and can I find out what's eating
> current (I've got it tied to the wall charger, so the battery won't go
> flat).
> Christ van Willegen
William Kenworthy <billk at>
Home in Perth!

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