Re: load average issue
From: chuck (chucko_at_nil.car)
Date: Thu, 21 Jul 2005 01:08:32 GMT
"manish" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in
> My platform is redhat linux-9.....
> my hardware is 2.8GHz pentium-4 with 1 GB ram..
> Applications are Bugzilla 2.18
> my this server often shows load average.........
> 17:48:11 up 8:01, 2 users, load average: 3.96, 3.12, 2.82
> USER TTY FROM LOGIN@ IDLE JCPU PCPU WHAT
> and some times it goes up to 10, 8.56, 8.01
> i m realy not able to get why load average goes this much any one can
> tell me the resion...
In addition to what the other poster said try storing by processor usage.
either P or p (my other machine runs linux)