And if you still fail to figure out who is using CPU:

On Sat, Mar 15, 2014 at 3:45 PM, tosiara <> wrote:
I have been using multiple motion versions and never seen significant CPU usage difference.
Try to set to 1fps - would it drop to the minimum?
Try compiling and running on some other system. Or try to change video resolution and fps to see if it affects somehow

There is something special in your setup so you need to do some reserach

On Fri, Mar 14, 2014 at 10:17 PM, Alexei G. <> wrote:
On 03/15/2014 12:10 AM, tosiara wrote:
> I can only think of no code optimization. Maybe that's compilation issue?
> Have you compiled motion on the same box or you transferred binary from
> another computer?
> Which libjpeg it is compiled with?

Compiled on the same.

libjpeg8:amd64                       8d-1


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