On 11/7/07, Andrea Venturoli <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > > Hello. > I've got a couple of servers which I'd like to keep an eye on in order > to check wether their storage subsection is providing enough throughput > or wether disk i/o is their bottleneck. > > I know how to check this wrt cpu usage, memory size, network throughput, > but I'm totally lost when it comes to disk i/o. > I can run top and press 'm': this will allow me to know which processes > are using disk the most, but not wether I'm exploiting the hardware to > the limit or just to a small fraction of what it can do.
gstat, iostat, and systat -vm are the tools I use for this. --Doug _______________________________________________ email@example.com mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"