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Old 09-15-2009, 01:02 AM   #1
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pdflush daemon consuming 100% CPU usage for longer time


pdflush daemon consuming 100% CPU usage in most of the nodes, please suggest me what could be reason and solution.

Old 09-15-2009, 09:43 PM   #2
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Sounds like you might be page swapping. Do you have enough RAM?

This link might help:

The problem might also be NFS:

But I would strongly encourage you to read the above .pdf, and familiarize yourself with basic tools like "vmstat", "top", "ps" and friends. It will be a big help to you on this problem, and in the future.


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