On Wed, Feb 14, 2007 at 12:26:19PM -0000, Kenn Humborg wrote:
>> Running vmstat 1 on a machine shows me a certain amount of block I/O.
>> But, short of strace-ing everything running on the machine, how can
> I determine which processes are generating this I/O?
>> lsof will show me open files, but that doesn't help much.
It wouldnt be anything as simple as running "ps aux|grep D" to find
processes in disk wait?
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