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DirectoryService high CPU utilization
Authored by: Spliff on Jul 14, '10 10:23:21AM

Same thing happened to me. With only a few entries in my host file, I had no problems. But then I used the MVPS host file ( which has a ton of blocked domains. Then I noticed the DirectoryService process frequently monopolizing the CPU. Removing the majority of the host file entries fixed the problem for me.

Maybe it's a bug.

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