Grant Peel wrote: > Hi all, > > Today while I was out, one of our sytems slowed to a crawl. > > /var/log/messages shows the swapfile filled to capacity. > > I will be doubling RAM (to 1 GIG and the swap partition to 2 GIG) in the very > new future. > > DOes anyone know if there is a method for tracing what process would have > filled the swapfile?
Not after the fact, but while it's all happening you can use 'top -osize' to see the biggest processes you've got running. Cheers, Matthew -- Dr Matthew J Seaman MA, D.Phil. 7 Priory Courtyard Flat 3 PGP: http://www.infracaninophile.co.uk/pgpkey Ramsgate Kent, CT11 9PW
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