Bug 31624 - [Qt] Mac plugins: remove null timer
Summary: [Qt] Mac plugins: remove null timer
Alias: None
Product: WebKit
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Plug-ins (show other bugs)
Version: 528+ (Nightly build)
Hardware: PC OS X 10.5
: P2 Normal
Assignee: Nobody
Keywords: Qt
Depends on:
Reported: 2009-11-18 04:05 PST by Girish Ramakrishnan
Modified: 2009-11-18 04:55 PST (History)
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Remove nullEvent timer (3.37 KB, patch)
2009-11-18 04:11 PST, Girish Ramakrishnan
vestbo: review+
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Description Girish Ramakrishnan 2009-11-18 04:05:41 PST
On the mac, the null timer is used to send mouse events. Instead, just use mouse events to send null events. This brings down cpu usage by 20-30%. Seems to be no loss in functionality by removing the null timer.
Comment 1 Girish Ramakrishnan 2009-11-18 04:11:37 PST
Created attachment 43424 [details]
Remove nullEvent timer
Comment 2 Girish Ramakrishnan 2009-11-18 04:55:20 PST
Landed as http://svn.webkit.org/repository/webkit/trunk@51105