Re: Long uptime (~1 yr) => broken load averages (2.2.12)

From: Matthew Kirkwood (
Date: Sun Sep 03 2000 - 11:50:46 EST

On Sun, 3 Sep 2000, Neal H Walfield wrote:

> Starting twelve days ago the load average has increased by one every
> twenty-four hours. Normally, it remains close to 0. At the moment,
> they are at twelve; I imagine that tomorrow, they will be at thirteen:

Does the kernel log show any oopses? I bet you have an
oopsed updatedb/makewhatis/whatever fired off by cron
every morning stuck in D state.


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