Visit Our UNIX and Linux User Community

Full Discussion: Load average unit
Operating Systems HP-UX Load average unit Post 302565195 by vbe on Monday 17th of October 2011 08:13:15 AM
Old 10-17-2011
Well it does help to know what software you are talking about...
We like when people post in OS specific forums that they give more information like OS version and Architecture (e.g solaris: OS 5.10 sparc or solaris10 X64, HP: hp-ux11.31 Itanium or 11.11 PA-RISC...)
 
Test Your Knowledge in Computers #362
Difficulty: Medium
The sed command first appears in Version 5 AT&T UNIX.
True or False?

10 More Discussions You Might Find Interesting

1. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers

CPU load unit of measure?

If unix says my cpu load is 2.15 exactly what does that mean? --Jason (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Mac J
1 Replies

2. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users

load average

we have an unix system which has load average normally about 20. but while i am running a particular unix batch which performs heavy operations on filesystem and database average load reduces to 15. how can we explain this situation? while running that batch idle cpu time is about %60-65... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: gfhgfnhhn
0 Replies

3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers

Load Average

Hello all, I have a question about load averages. I've read the man pages for the uptime and w command for two or three different flavors of Unix (Red Hat, Tru64, Solaris). All of them agree that in the output of the 2 aforementioned commands, you are given the load average for the box, but... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: Heathe_Kyle
3 Replies

4. Shell Programming and Scripting

Determening load average.

Hi, I'm new to shell scripting. I need to make a script to add on to my cronjobs. The script must get the value of load average from my server and if its greater than 10 it should stop my apache service. I cant find a way to get the value of load average in integer type to do the check. Any... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: jibsonline
4 Replies

5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers

top - Load average

Hello, Here is the output of top command. My understanding here is, the load average 0.03 in last 1 min, 0.02 is in last 5 min, 0.00 is in last 15 min. By seeing this load average, When can we say that, the system load averge is too high? When can we say that, load average is medium/low??... (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: govindts
8 Replies

6. Solaris

load average query.

Hi, i have installed solaris 10 on t-5120 sparc enterprise. I am little surprised to see load average of 2 or around on this OS. when checked with ps command following process is using highest CPU. looks like it is running for long time and does not want to stop, but I do not know... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: upengan78
5 Replies

7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers

Please Help me in my load average

Hello AlL,.. I want from experts to help me as my load average is increased and i dont know where is the problem !! this is my top result : root@a4s # top top - 11:30:38 up 40 min, 1 user, load average: 3.06, 2.49, 4.66 Mem: 8168788k total, 2889596k used, 5279192k free, 47792k... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: black-code
3 Replies

8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers

Load Average threshold

What should be the threshold for load average of a quad core processor? What constitutes "good" and "bad" load average values? (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: proactiveaditya
2 Replies

9. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users

Load average in UNIX

Hi , I am using 48 CPU sunOS server at my work. The application has facility to check the current load average before starting a new process to control the load. Right now it is configured as 48. So it does mean that each CPU can take maximum one proces and no processe is waiting. ... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: kumaran_5555
2 Replies

10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers

Help with load average?

how load average is calculated and what exactly is it difference between cpu% and load average (9 Replies)
Discussion started by: robo
9 Replies
atexit(3)						     Library Functions Manual							 atexit(3)

NAME
atexit - register a function to be called at program termination SYNOPSIS
DESCRIPTION
registers the function func to be called, without arguments, at normal program termination. Functions registered by are called in reverse order of registration. An call during exit processing is always unsuccessful. The number of registered functions should not exceed as specified in When necessary, or (see crt0(3) and dld.sl(5) for PA-RISC systems or dld.so(5) for Itanium-based systems) registers one or more functions with to allow some processing at normal program termination. This registration occurs before any other. RETURN VALUE
returns zero if the registration is successful; non-zero if unsuccessful. SEE ALSO
exit(2), crt0(3), dld.sl(5) for PA-RISC systems. dld.so(5) for Itanium-based systems. STANDARDS CONFORMANCE
atexit(3)

Featured Tech Videos

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 05:27 PM.
Unix & Linux Forums Content Copyright 1993-2021. All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Policy