1

Process usr/sbin/portcommunicationserviced is taking too much memory 229%

enter image description here

PS: Ubuntu 14.04 with i3wm window manager.

mgur.com/7ASrA.png

  • I have uploaded the clear image which is screenshot of running htop. – RATS May 27 '15 at 12:18
  • 1
    Which package does this file belong to? (run dpkg -S /usr/sbin/portcommunicationserviced) It does not seem to come with any official Ubuntu package, at least according to Ubuntu packages. It is also not part of i3. Can you please check if the problem persists when using other window managers? Also, do you have this problem immediately after booting/login or does it take some time? – Adaephon May 28 '15 at 12:47
  • epson-port-communication-service: /usr/sbin/portcommunicationserviced – RATS May 28 '15 at 12:53
1

It happened to me after installing an Epson driver. Solved removing it:

apt-get remove epson-port-communication-service

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.