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  1. Sourcetree for Windows
  2. SRCTREEWIN-6578

SourceTree keeps creating truckloads of git processes in the background

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    • Type: Bug
    • Status: Gathering Impact (View Workflow)
    • Priority: High
    • Resolution: Unresolved
    • Affects Version/s: 1.9.6.1
    • Fix Version/s: None
    • Component/s: Git
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    • Environment:

      Windows 7 x64

    • Symptom Severity:
      Severity 2 - Major

      Description

      About every few seconds, SourceTree creates a spree of git processes in the background usually in 4 or more subtrees.

      This might be related to https://answers.atlassian.com/questions/135507/sourcetree-painfully-slow

      I've disabled:

      • "Automatically refresh" in the git repository
      • "Refresh remote status in the background" in the git repository
      • "Refresh automatically when files change" in the global options
      • "Check remotes for updates" in the global options

      I'm at SourceTree 1.9.6.1 on Windows 7 x64.

      The processes make the 4 core system use ~60% of CPU on average slowing down my work.

      Example screenshot:

      https://www.dropbox.com/s/hm9xg1yjbr2yvlb/Screenshot%202016-11-17%2013.10.51.png?dl=0

      --jeroen

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            jeroen.bitbucket.com1185777084 jeroenp
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