Python apps which initialize threads will end up waking every 1/10th of a
second, rather than idling properly.
Actually, PyGTK applications. The update manager relies on PyGTK.
Python applications not dependent on PyGTK are unaffected.
Wicd is Python-based:
ii python 2.5.2-2 An interactive high-level object-o
ii python-dbus 0.83.0-1 simple interprocess messaging syst
ii python-glade2 2.12.1-6 GTK+ bindings: Glade support
ii python-gtk2 2.12.1-6 Python bindings for the GTK+ widge
ii python-support 0.8.6 automated rebuilding support for P
ii wireless-tools 29-1.1 Tools for manipulating Linux Wirel
ii wpasupplicant 0.6.4-2 Client support for WPA and WPA2 (I
but doesn't seem to cause problems. Perhaps it's some particular APIs
within PyGTK? Or perhaps it's PyGTK and not PyGTK2?