Description of the issue:
Excessive time taken to load pages. Seeing ‘connecting to’ ‘waiting for’ and ‘timed out’.
The system monitor showed 29 multiple duplicate processes using 3.5GB in total. (See screenshot.)
On restart normal fast performance was restored. Brave used 0.8GB on restart with 22 instances of the process climbing soon to 1.2GB, and then to 1.5GB in about twenty minutes with 30 instances of the process.
Steps to Reproduce (add as many as necessary): 1. 2. 3.
Actual Result (gifs and screenshots are welcome!):
Reproduces how often:
The slow performance has been going on for about a week, give or take.
Operating System and Brave Version(See the
About Brave page in the main menu):
Version 0.62.51 Chromium: 73.0.3683.103 (Official Build) (64-bit)
Linux Mint 18.3 Cinammon 64-bit
I am computer literate so can follow directions, but not an experienced Linux user.
My computer runs well but it gives a recurring Real Time Clock error which is not solved by renewing the battery on the MB, so a hardware fault is not out of the question.