Re: Getting CPU load (from /proc/?)
firstname.lastname@example.org (Colin Watson) writes:
> You could try 'vmstat 1', which will poll every second. Ignoring the
> first line, which is an "up to the time vmstat was started" figure, the
> last field in each line is the percentage of time the CPU is idle.
Cool! Where could I get its source code?
Or would anyone tell me if there is a system call or C function to get
the percentage of time the CPU has been idle?
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