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java uses 100% CPU and cannot be stopped

I've encountered that the java-process is started without any reasing (while no java-application should be run) and after a while uses 100% of the CPU (AMD Phenom II X4) I kill it with the gnome ...
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Use the whole Speed of my Core 2 Duo in Natty

I note my computer sometimes runs Unity slow, but i cant use the Cpu Applet of Gnome panel, for the restriction in natty's panel. Is there a way, to tell the System to use the whole 1.86 Ghz of speed? ...
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How do I read CPU temperatures on a Phenom II processor?

I am trying to measure the temperature of the CPU cores on my latest ubuntu 11.04 install with kernel 2.8.32 to no avail. I have followed the instructions at ...
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When will we get Sandy Bridge support?

I'd like to build a machine running Ubuntu and using the new Sandy bridge (i5 2500 specifically) intel cpu's. I heard that 10.10 doesn't have the best support (or simply won't work) with the new cpus ...