[CentOS] question about top output

Mon Mar 23 23:49:53 UTC 2009
William L. Maltby <CentOS4Bill at triad.rr.com>

On Mon, 2009-03-23 at 23:22 +0100, Mogens Kjaer wrote:
> Greenseid, Joseph M (IS) wrote:
> ...
> > From what I can see, this one node is running slow.  I don't have any
> > MCE entries or anything to indicate a hardware fault, it just started
> > running slow one day, and I when I was investigating saw the top
> > output and was baffled by it.

Have you compared BIOS setups? Something tells me this is like
interrupts related. Could even be poorly seated hardware: memory, power
or data cables, video, etc.

IIRC, BIOS settings can also have an effect there.

> Can you swap the disk drives with a node that works OK?
> Mogens