[CentOS] CentOS 4 with MySQL 4.1

Mon Apr 4 16:18:31 UTC 2005
Troy Engel <tengel at fluid.com>

Greg Knaddison wrote:
> As you said, it would be worthwhile to capture the output of top.  I
> like to use
> # date >> /tmp/topper.txt; top -b -n 1 >> /tmp/topper.txt 

Also install 'sysstat' (comes prepackaged with all modern 
RedHat/CentOS), which is a rewrite of the venerable sa* tools from 
Solaris for linux - namely, 'sar', 'iostat', 'mpstat' and their 
collection agents. Reviewing historical sar output can find a lot of 
trends and help find the problem.


Troy Engel | Systems Engineer
Fluid, Inc | http://www.fluid.com