Chris Rees wrote: > 2009/5/25 Wojciech Puchar <woj...@wojtek.tensor.gdynia.pl>: >>>> first - says that it's measure of CPU load >>>> then - "or waiting for short-term events such as disk I/O" - which is NOT >>>> measure of CPU load. >>>> >>> Er, what? Of course it is! >>> >> amount of disk I/O is a measure of CPU load? seems you are true expert ;) >> > > Do you ever think before you type? You regularly fill this mailing > list with crap, incorrect advice, and correcting experts on topics > that you haven't got a clue on. > > Just google load average and see for yourself. > > Remember checking things before making oneself look a fool? Perhaps > you used to do that at one time, most other people do. > > Chris >
I think Wojciech means '...which is NOT measure of CPU _utilization_' In that case he's correct: whenever the CPU has to wait a lot for I/O, like network and disk, then the _load_ will go up, while the CPU _utilization_ stays low. Peter -- http://www.boosten.org _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org"