Re: RH8 cpu load something high
From: Eric Meyers (spammerbegone_at_nowhere.com)
Date: Thu, 27 Nov 2003 22:39:02 GMT
> We have a number of Dell PowerEdges running RH8, and we are monitoring
> the cpu load, and found that from time to time, the cpu load will jump
> up to more than 4 and it will last for around 2 hours (nearly
> everytime). The normal cpu load is around 0.03. During that period,
> there is no runaway process, and in some case when we check, there is
> even no user process running at all.
What does top tell you?
> Btw, we have 2 CPUs, but top always comes up with 4. Checked with Dell
> and they said this is normal.
They're idiots. There is certainly a process causing it.