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Old 4th October 2006, 23:57
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Default average cpu load = 3% is that high?

i am running the perfect debian setup (pretty much from the guide). The only differences is vhcs2 is running my virtual hosting. I don't have anything too funky running so i am wondering if this average of 3% all the time is quite high for a pentium 2.4ghz with 1gb of ram?

ps aux tells me that

root 4261 3.4 0.1 7300 1912 ? R Sep12 1114:16 /usr/sbin/saslauthd -m /var/spool/postfix/var/run/saslauthd -r -a rimap -O 127.0.0.1
root 4262 3.4 0.1 7300 1920 ? R Sep12 1119:30 /usr/sbin/saslauthd -m /var/spool/postfix/var/run/saslauthd -r -a rimap -O 127.0.0.1

www-data 15880 0.4 1.4 27680 15228 ? S 23:31 0:06 /usr/sbin/apache2 -k start -DSSL
www-data 15916 0.3 1.5 28100 15680 ? S 23:31 0:05 /usr/sbin/apache2 -k start -DSSL
www-data 16003 0.3 1.4 27656 15148 ? S 23:31 0:04 /usr/sbin/apache2 -k start -DSSL
amavis 16056 0.0 3.0 34248 31644 ? S 23:35 0:00 amavisd (child)
www-data 16661 0.5 1.4 27172 14680 ? S 23:46 0:03 /usr/sbin/apache2 -k start -DSSL
www-data 16663 0.3 1.2 25576 12876 ? S 23:46 0:02 /usr/sbin/apache2 -k start -DSSL
www-data 16686 0.3 1.2 25648 13136 ? S 23:48 0:01 /usr/sbin/apache2 -k start -DSSL
www-data 16820 0.3 1.2 25608 13004 ? S 23:51 0:01 /usr/sbin/apache2 -k start -DSSL
www-data 16821 0.3 1.1 24740 12308 ? S 23:51 0:00 /usr/sbin/apache2 -k start -DSSL
www-data 16822 0.4 1.2 25600 13044 ? S 23:51 0:01 /usr/sbin/apache2 -k start -DSSL
www-data 16945 0.4 1.1 24732 12064 ? S 23:54 0:00 /usr/sbin/apache2 -k start -DSSL
www-data 16976 0.6 1.3 26032 13384 ? S 23:55 0:00 /usr/sbin/apache2 -k start -DSSL
www-data 16991 0.5 1.1 24540 11860 ? S 23:55 0:00 /usr/sbin/apache2 -k start -DSSL


these are the main processes.


Also, my system ram only ever has about 20mb free? Is this efficient use of ram , i.e using ALL the ram or is it quite high too?

the server seems to be running ok though.
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