i have an rhel box with around 20 %soft every 2 seconds. The box is idle.
How do i start hunting down what's causing this? i believe /proc/interrupts is hardware related, procinfo is basically the same. where else can i look?
I receive the following warning messages on a very new machine which has FreeBSD 8.1 x64 installed on it:
Interrupt storm detected on "irq 20" throttling interrupt source
It is unclear what this means and what its origins are (motherboard? CPU? RAM?).
I can start the desktop and the message is... (4 Replies)
Hello I am thinking of packing up and moving to Uganda if I can, especially if I can track down some UNIX/Linux type roles there. Broadband has just come ashore in Mombasa and should soon make its way through to UG, I think this is going to trigger a surge in expansion for what is currently a small... (0 Replies)
We are running into what appears to be a memory leak in java with a program that we are developing.
The growth has been confirm on a 12day test. When we look at garbage collection with hpjtune, and jmeter, it appears to releasing the heap memory properly.
Does anyone... (1 Reply)
since a process running in kernel mode cannnot be preempted by any other process what would be the status of Timer interrupt that occurs when the time quantum of a process is elapsed?
thanks (2 Replies)