[clug] high load

Kim Holburn kim at holburn.net
Mon Oct 23 06:20:52 GMT 2006

I expect it is disk IO so how do I check it and how do I work out  
what process is responsible?

On 2006 Oct 23, at 3:57 PM, Tomasz Ciolek wrote:

>  Whats the disk IO queue like?
>  Tomasz
> On Mon, Oct 23, 2006 at 03:55:01PM +1000, Kim Holburn wrote:
>> Hi Guys,
>> I have a server with a load of 44 and top says 99.1% idle.  How do I
>> find what's chewing up the resources?

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