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Re: urgent: load average too high



On Fri, 2003-02-21 at 15:02, Cory Chrisinger wrote:
> I am running a RedHat 7.3 server used mostly for statistical processing and 
> checking mail.  Sendmail won't send the qued messages as the load average 
> for the machine is to high.  The catch is that when I run top neither CPU or 
> Memory Usage is above 5%, but when I run the uptime command it says that 
> load average: 70.37, 70.25, 70.25.  Any thoughts?

Take a look at 'ps axf'.  Look for processes where the STAT column has D
or R.  Maybe you have an NFS mount that's not responding?






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