Subject: Re: Just how large is that faults field?
To: None <email@example.com>
From: Dave J. Barnes <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 10/06/2006 12:56:05
> Actually.. what you are seeing is the two or three faults columns running
> together to make what appears to be a giant number. As for memory
> it's not that kind of fault. See man vmstat:
procs memory page disks faults cpu
r b w avm fre flt re pi po fr sr f0 s0 in sy cs us
0 0 0 47720 7016 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
18446744073709550553 18 5 0 1 99
That's what I thought at first.. but there are five values to the right
of that huge number matching the remaining vmstat fields. Anyway, I've
rebooted the box, looks normal for now.
Thanks for the reply.