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Old 05-21-2005, 03:38 AM   #1
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looking for report cpu load


Hullo,
I'm looking for a software that create logs of cpu load.

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Old 05-21-2005, 08:51 PM   #2
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The command:

/usr/bin/top -b -d 1 -p 99 -n 999999999999 | \
/bin/grep --line-buffered Cpu > /var/log/CPU.log &

Will generate a log, at one second intervals, of the CPU load to the file '/var/log/CPU.log'. You can start this at boot in your distribution's appropriate script (e.g., '/etc/rc.d/rc.local'). You can change the interval for the samples, by changing the '-d' value on top. For example, '-d 5' will take samples at 5 second intervals.

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Old 05-21-2005, 09:11 PM   #3
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If you want the date and time on each log entry, use:

/usr/bin/top -b -d 1 -p 99 -n 999999999999 | \
/bin/grep --line-buffered Cpu | \
/usr/bin/awk '{print strftime("%b %d %T %Z %Y"),$0}' > /var/log/CPU.log &

You can manipulate the entries and their format as you see fit.

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