Subject: Re: Performance on Transmeta Crusoe
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Christos Zoulas <email@example.com>
Date: 01/16/2005 16:08:02
In article <20050116200935.GA7370@enterprise.starfleet>,
Lasse Kliemann <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>First of all,
>thank you all for your answers!
>* Christos Zoulas writes:
>> In article <20050115171001.GA1137@enterprise.starfleet>,
>> Lasse Kliemann <email@example.com> wrote:
>> >> sounds like your processes are being swapped to disk very often
>> >dmesg talks about 224 MB available memory, but I am having trouble matching
>> >this with the output of top:
>> >Memory: 101M Act, 56M Inact, 1260K Wired, 39M Exec, 57M File, 12M Free
>> >Swap: 512M Total, 9532K Used, 503M Free
>> >I do not believe that Firefox is doing a lot of swapping, because the
>> >the harddisk is quiet most of the time, and obviously there is very few
>> >swapspace used.
>> Does top show pagedaemon running?
>ps ax shows such a process:
> 13 ? DK 0:01.97 [pagedaemon]
>> Does vmstat 1 show paging?
>I guess so. The output is like this:
No, it you don't seem to be paging, so it is not memory starvation...