Issue 106485

Summary: Save battery life
Product: General Reporter: caolanm
Component: codeAssignee: caolanm
Status: ACCEPTED --- QA Contact:
Severity: trivial    
Priority: P3 CC: issues
Version: DEV300m63   
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Issue Depends on: 82726, 83195, 106487, 106490, 106492, 106502    
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Description caolanm 2009-10-30 13:14:46 UTC
We've a few places where we spawn off permanent timers that continuously
trigger, which wakes up the cpu. In a laptop era we chew battery life doing this.
Comment 1 caolanm 2009-10-30 13:15:19 UTC
started
Comment 2 caolanm 2009-11-20 10:03:08 UTC
thb mentioned in an aside that these might help make animations in presentations
smoother if esp the spell checking loop in impress is fixed