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All the Perl that's Practical to Extract and Report

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  • memory (Score:3, Interesting)

    Looks like adding some memory (and swap) might be a cheaper way to fix the problem.
    • Memory would help, yes, but adding swap wouldn't necessarily. Swap helps one to have more jobs or bigger jobs, but not faster jobs.
      • Re:memory (Score:3, Insightful)

        by hfb (74) on 2003.10.23 14:41 (#25117) Homepage Journal
        not to mention top is just not a tool for system performance. It's like taking only your leg to the doctor for a flu diagnosis. Look at your IO and paging....and what might be jumping up the load queue like that. So many websites in the boom were on these giant E450s when most of the planet could have run on cheap U1s or PCs because noone wanted to look at what was really going on.
        • You could rephrase that last sentence slightly and still be accurate!

          So many websites were in the boom because no one wanted to look at what was really going on.