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Old 08-29-2011, 06:27 PM   #1
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why mount is the most busy task?


when I use top, the first task I see is mount.
Is this normal?
PID USER PR NI VIRT RES SHR S %CPU %MEM TIME+ COMMAND
752 root 20 0 4012 2624 696 R 23.5 0.1 30:33.13 mount.ntfs
 
Old 08-29-2011, 06:30 PM   #2
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mount.ntfs
NTFS: do you have an MSWin partition mounted?
Also, top just takes a snapshot of system activity every so often; let it run for a while and see if mount.ntfs remains at/near the top.
 
Old 08-29-2011, 06:44 PM   #3
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Yes, I have several MSWin partition mounted.
So you mean it just run at this period and will finish after?
 
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Is this normal?
No.
I'd just kill it. In need re-run the mount. Might be worth chkdsk'ing the filesystem (from Windoze).
 
  


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