LinuxQuestions.org
Help answer threads with 0 replies.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Distributions > Mandriva
User Name
Password
Mandriva This Forum is for the discussion of Mandriva (Mandrake) Linux.

Notices

Reply
 
Search this Thread
Old 01-27-2004, 03:31 PM   #1
XPediTioN
Member
 
Registered: Jun 2003
Location: Illinois
Distribution: Slackware 9.1
Posts: 305

Rep: Reputation: 30
Memory Usage 100%


My CPU usage is always 100%, I don't know why. It also says that I have 503 RAM when I have 512. What's the matter?
 
Old 01-27-2004, 03:35 PM   #2
DrOzz
Senior Member
 
Registered: May 2003
Location: Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada
Distribution: slackware
Posts: 4,185

Rep: Reputation: 59
no doubt your ram is fine ...
read this to see what i mean ...

as of the cpu usage, type the command :
top
in a terminal and look for the culprit, by checking out the column for cpu usage, and then look in the last column to see whats causing it ...

oh and if that thread i linked regarding the ram is not the case, then you should see in 'top' what is sucking up what percentage of ram ...
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
getting realtime info on memory usage-cpu and harddrive usage steering Linux - Newbie 5 03-03-2005 09:43 PM
how to determine cpu usage, memory usage, I/O usage by a particular user logged on li rags2k Programming 4 08-21-2004 05:45 AM
Controlling CPU usage & memory usage Saravana babu Linux - Software 0 02-18-2004 06:55 AM
CPU usage 100% ecsfan Red Hat 17 11-19-2003 04:06 PM
100 % CPU usage ???? rolandi Linux - Newbie 1 10-08-2003 12:52 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:23 PM.

Main Menu
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration