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Old 11-24-2004, 05:00 AM   #1
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Question finding load on linux system


i am newbie to linux. i am thinking of working a project of finding matrix multiplication problem over a linux cluster. for that i need possible ways so that i can DETECT THE LOAD OF THE SYSTEM.

please, help me.

Old 11-24-2004, 05:23 AM   #2
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What is your metric for measuring the load?
/proc/cpuinfo tends to give information on CPU load.
/proc/meminfo tends to give information on memory load.
User-space programs like top (general stats) and ps (schedular load and process information) may also help.


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