Comment 53 for bug 684599

Jeff (ahjefri) wrote :

This is to confirm that nm-applet consumed more than 300 MB I have noticed great degrade in performance in my laptop which made me investigate further,,

I do agree with Jimmy, downgrade did fix the problem

sudo apt-get install network-manager-gnome=0.8.1+git.20100809t190028.290dc70-0ubuntu3

now it is fixed on 3.3 MB

ubuntu 10.10