Is cvmsComp_x86_64 a legit process?

Discussion in 'macOS' started by doxavita, Mar 1, 2011.

  1. doxavita macrumors 6502a

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    When I open Activity Monitor I see a process called cvmsComp_x86_64, Is it legitimate?
    I have noticed OS X sometimes launches some processes, but does not close them afterwards.
    I believe this process launched after transferring a .pdf to another folder.
     
  2. doxavita thread starter macrumors 6502a

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    So I guess it's just part of OS X.
    I hate when OS X opens up a process but does not close it down after use, so the only thing left to do is reboot my system. Don't know if it's worth it for a small process.
     
  3. simsaladimbamba

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    Does that process consume too much of your CPU?
    Does Windows close a process properly after it is done with it?
    Have you tried Activity Monitor and the (FORCE) QUIT button to quit that process?
     

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