On Mon, Apr 09, 2018 at 12:39:46AM +0100, Ken Moffat wrote:
> This is the first of a pair of posts which probably show how out of
> my depth I am ;)
> While watching rust build/test, I've been running top. My past
> experience suggests that a process will normally max out at 100%
> (i.e. all of _one_ core), but with rust I'm seeing percentages of
> 250-300%. Is that normal ?
In fact the latter part of the tests hit 400% (all of all cores) for
one rust job a few minutes before it crashed.
I can recall occasionally seeing figures like 102% on "normal" jobs,
but I had assumed those were rounding errors.
In my seventh decade astride this planet, and as my own cells degrade,
there are some things I cannot do now: skydiving, marathon running,
calculus. I couldn't do them in my 20s either, so no big loss.
-- Derek Smalls, formerly of Spinal Tap
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