Subject: Re: top shows unually high cpu usage [was Re: Al's Xserve G4]
To: DataZap <>
From: John Klos <>
List: port-macppc
Date: 06/25/2007 11:34:26
> I am not sure why, but since I configured the server and started things
> like apache, pure-ftpd, and postfix ( I also started an rnsyc), now I am
> seeing the server only being around 30% idle. I also see a load average of
> of between 1.50 and 3.00. Yet, I only see 2 running processes (rsync and
> master). Also, master (part of postfix) seems to be using almost 1 percent
> of the cpu all the time. Other than that, the only thing that I see wrong
> is Shared object "" not found when I run ping. I figured I
> would let rync finish which will take the best part of a week at this
> rate, before sending it to the colo.
> Any thoughts?

How much system usage does top show?