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1. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
OS = Solaris 5.10
I need some guidance on interpreting vmstat to confirm whether my server is swapping or not. Can anyone please advise whether the column to check on the vmstat output is the pi column, does higher pi values means the server is swapping or am having swapping issues?
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Discussion started by: newbie_01
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hello - I didn't find this with search, but I'm guessing it's out there somewhere. Apologies for reposting if that's the case.
I'm shell scripting on a 10.5.8 Mac.
I want to make a program that runs in the background and periodically logs computer use, storing things like - cpu usage,... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: Qroid
I have paging size 2048M showed from topas and 10240M showed from "lsps -a", can anyone tell what is the difference? and how to change the PAGING SIZE (showed in topas) to 8192M?
Can you please tell in detail step?
Topas Monitor for host: egsprc01dev ... (10 Replies)
Discussion started by: victorcheung
Hello dear friends, We have VG filevg which consists of 2 PVs when I rechecked the VG there is no Pagingspace LV.. The VG is usually Highly loaded because much reads and writes.. Is this a must to create Paging space on the specified LV? (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: Vit0_Corleone
5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
What commands would you recommend in order to monitor things like when a user logs on to a server, assuming you know that user's name on the server? (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: Sotau
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need to monitor system activity (RAM, CPU usage, execution time)
while running some tests on solaris, linux and aix and save the output.
Please advise whether there's a utility available for these systems?
How can time the execution of the command?
Thanks! (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: smovla
7. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
Can anyone explain the difference between Paging and Swap in unix. I know over the years that the term has almost become interchangable.
However I have noticed in VMSTAT for a Solaris system that I am investigating that there is significant Paging but no Swapping and hence I am wondering do I... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: jimthompson
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Does any one knows any tools or method to monitor users all activities on Solaris 8, including command and its result. Similar to 'script' ???
nana (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: nana
how do you get the paging space reduced without rebooting the machine ? the os is aix (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: aaronh
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Lately my RS 6000 server is giving some problems.
Needs a reboot from time to time (4-8 days):mad:
3 gigabyte memory
I keep getting messages like :
" The fork function failed "
I have raised the paging space from 1 gigabyte to 3 gigabyte,... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: Erik Rooijmans