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Tuesday November 05, 2002
03:31 PM

top pain

[ #8778 ]
As I'm scouring comp.unix.solaris for tips, tricks and code snippets, I'm realizing a few things. It seems that the values reported for memory and cpu usage are not (necessarily) accurate or simply use a calculation you wouldn't expect. You can look at "top -n 1" vs "swap -s" to see one example of what I mean.

Also, I haven't determined why top shows fewer processes than I can see under /proc. Currently (running as root), for example, top says I have 103 processes, but there are 108 under /proc. I'm showing idle processes, too, so that's not it.

Well, anyway, I've got the load average part done for Solaris. That's something, I guess.

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