Re: network/performance problem

From: Ron Peterson
Date: Thu Mar 11 2004 - 12:34:59 EST

On Thu, Mar 11, 2004 at 10:27:28AM -0500, rpeterso wrote:

> I've been perusing fa.linux.kernel, and saw Brad Laue's thread. FWIW,
> it smells similar. When my machines finally go down, ksoftirqd is
> always at the top of the process list.
> Any ideas at all about what might be happening?

I put my latest user.log file up (16M):

If you 'grep PSTOPCPU user.log | less', you can see that ksoftirqd_CPU0
slowly but steadily consumes a higher and higher CPU percentage. What
this means, I have no idea.

Ron Peterson
Network & Systems Manager
Mount Holyoke College
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