Tag Archives: processor

How to Check Top Running Processes by Highest Memory and CPU Usage in Linux

Assalamualiakum.. The following command will show the list of top processes ordered by RAM and CPU use in descendant form (remove the pipeline and head if you want to see the full list): ps -eo pid,ppid,cmd,%mem,%cpu –sort=-%mem | head Brief … Continue reading

Posted in Linux, UNIX | Tagged , , , ,

Show the number of CPU cores and sockets on your system

Assalamualaikum, With multicore CPUs it’s easy for newbies to get confused when faced with questions like; 1. How many physical CPUs does the server have? code: # cat /proc/cpuinfo | grep ‘physical id’ | sort | uniq | wc -l … Continue reading

Posted in Linux | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment