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Old 15th October 2007, 00:12
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Default Memory usage: help me fine tune my FC6 VPS

Hi,

Can someone help find unnecessary processes that are running right now?
Here's the output of free -t -m
Code:
[root@linux ~]# free -t -m
             total       used       free     shared    buffers     cached
Mem:           256        176         79          0          0         68
-/+ buffers/cache:        108        147
Swap:          255          0        255
Total:         512        176        335
[root@linux ~]#
Also Running Processes in webmin

Code:
Display :    PID  User  Memory  CPU  Search  Run.. 

Real memory: 256.16 MB total / 174.99 MB free   Swap space: 255.99 MB total / 255.99 MB free

Process ID 	Owner 	Size 	Command
2180 	mysql 	121024 kB 	/usr/libexec/mysqld --defaults-file=/etc/my.cnf --basedir=/usr --datadir=/var/li ...
2066 	nscd 	107040 kB 	/usr/sbin/nscd
2037 	named 	38724 kB 	/usr/sbin/named -u named -c /etc/named.caching-nameserver.conf
2414 	apache 	32924 kB 	/usr/sbin/httpd
2304 	root 	30064 kB 	/usr/sbin/httpd
2415 	apache 	30064 kB 	/usr/sbin/httpd
2416 	apache 	30064 kB 	/usr/sbin/httpd
2417 	apache 	30064 kB 	/usr/sbin/httpd
2418 	apache 	30064 kB 	/usr/sbin/httpd
2419 	apache 	30064 kB 	/usr/sbin/httpd
2420 	apache 	30064 kB 	/usr/sbin/httpd
2424 	apache 	30064 kB 	/usr/sbin/httpd
2370 	root 	28824 kB 	./sc_serv sc_serv_narodna.conf
2371 	root 	28820 kB 	./sc_serv sc_serv_izvorna.conf
2367 	root 	21544 kB 	./sc_trans_linux sc_trans_izvorna.conf
2368 	root 	20512 kB 	./sc_trans_linux sc_trans_narodna.conf
2228 	sqlgrey 	14768 kB 	/usr/bin/perl -w /usr/sbin/sqlgrey -d
2491 	root 	12060 kB 	/usr/libexec/webmin/proc/index_size.cgi
2435 	root 	8640 kB 	sshd: root@pts/0
2372 	smmsp 	7936 kB 	/usr/sbin/sendmail -FCronDaemon -i -odi -oem -oi -t
2381 	smmsp 	7936 kB 	/usr/sbin/sendmail -FCronDaemon -i -odi -oem -oi -t
2384 	smmsp 	7936 kB 	/usr/sbin/sendmail -FCronDaemon -i -odi -oem -oi -t
2385 	smmsp 	7936 kB 	/usr/sbin/sendmail -FCronDaemon -i -odi -oem -oi -t
2453 	root 	7588 kB 	/usr/bin/perl /usr/libexec/webmin/miniserv.pl /etc/webmin/miniserv.conf
2215 	root 	7076 kB 	dovecot-auth
2290 	postfix 	6748 kB 	qmgr -l -t fifo -u
2289 	postfix 	6688 kB 	pickup -l -t fifo -u
2283 	root 	6672 kB 	/usr/libexec/postfix/master
2293 	nobody 	5604 kB 	proftpd: (accepting connections)
2085 	root 	5348 kB 	/usr/sbin/sshd
2402 	root 	4980 kB 	/usr/sbin/saslauthd -m /var/run/saslauthd -a pam
2403 	root 	4980 kB 	/usr/sbin/saslauthd -m /var/run/saslauthd -a pam
2404 	root 	4980 kB 	/usr/sbin/saslauthd -m /var/run/saslauthd -a pam
2405 	root 	4980 kB 	/usr/sbin/saslauthd -m /var/run/saslauthd -a pam
2406 	root 	4980 kB 	/usr/sbin/saslauthd -m /var/run/saslauthd -a pam
2225 	dovecot 	4364 kB 	imap-login
2227 	dovecot 	4364 kB 	imap-login
2226 	dovecot 	4360 kB 	imap-login
2222 	dovecot 	4356 kB 	pop3-login
2223 	dovecot 	4356 kB 	pop3-login
2224 	dovecot 	4356 kB 	pop3-login
2314 	root 	4140 kB 	crond
2315 	root 	4140 kB 	crond
2316 	root 	4140 kB 	crond
2317 	root 	4140 kB 	crond
Since I'm not using nscd (name service cache daemon) can I turn it off ? its using 107040 kB

Thanks!
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