load average video

Here’s another short video about a performance tool: uptime(1M), specifically the load average numbers that it prints: # uptime 7:49pm up 203 day(s), 23:39, 1 user, load average: 4.43, 4.48, 4.54 These are the same load averages printed by top(1), prstat(1) and w(1). I’ll discuss load averages for Solaris-based operating systems. uptime: Load Averages The [...]

Posted on June 24, 2011 at 8:50 am by Brendan Gregg · Permalink · One Comment
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