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Re: top info

Corin Langosch wrote:
so that basically means i should replace my IDE drive
with a SCSI drive, because much of my cpu time is spend
for IO-requests? does SATA help here?
As Paul said, your CPU is just too bored to do anything else than waiting for IO. You could run something like "while /bin/true; do /bin/true; done" to consume some CPU time and you'll see that the value for wa becomes zero.


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