ChompSMS always running

Discussion in 'Android Apps & Games' started by psych0ticmisfit, Dec 15, 2009.

  1. psych0ticmisfit

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    Hi first time posting...

    I have an Eris....

    I noticed since the 1.16 update yesterday that ChompSMS was always running. My awake time percentage was always above 80%. I got second update this morning but still it is always running. I have since uninstalled it but i wanted to see if anyone else had this issue.
     

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  2. tikiral

    tikiral Well-Known Member
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    Nov 20, 2009
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    Since chompSMS is used to receive your text messages it's probably opening pretty frequently. It's a better memory management strategy to just leave it open at that point.

    Also, one of the large misconceptions with Android is that open programs are a bad thing. The way Android is set up is so that the subsystem can control suspension, hibernation and closing of applications.

    TLDR Version; chompSMS being open isn't a bad thing
     

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