[Freeswitch-users] What FS is doing when idle?

Michael Collins msc at freeswitch.org
Tue Mar 2 17:01:41 PST 2010

It's sad that my computer uses more than 2% CPU whenever I try to open this
thread in my email client...

On Tue, Mar 2, 2010 at 1:27 PM, Yossi Neiman <freeswitch at cartissolutions.com
> wrote:

>  On 03/02/2010 02:44 PM, Michael Collins wrote:
> On Tue, Mar 2, 2010 at 10:53 AM, Sergey Okhapkin <sos at sokhapkin.dyndns.org
> > wrote:
>> A program should not be visible in "top" when idle. That's my point.
> That's a dangerous assumption. Do really know for a certainty that a
> program "should not" be visible in top when it's "idle"? Like Tony said
> below, "idle" is misleading. FreeSWITCH is working its but off when you
> think it's "idle." Make 100 simultaneous calls and see what the CPU usage
> is. I think you'll be happy with the results.
>   <snip snip>
> Cue up applicable car analogy....
> I ask Sergey this question:  When you turn on your car and let it while in
> either a parking gear or in neutral, your car is considered "idling".  But
> does the car still not use oxygen and gasoline, and produce heat and waste
> products all the while idling?  That is how you can think of a complex
> system such as FreeSWITCH.  It is a machine with a lot of parts, and idling
> means that it is in a "ready" state, but does not mean that it is "turned
> off".
> -Yossi
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