Re: top, ps etc. lying about cpu idle [was Re: Cyrix 6x86MX and , Centaur C6 CPUs in 2.1.102]

Peter Moulder (
21 May 1998 16:19:13 +1000

"Rafael R. Reilova" <> writes:

> Since I'm doing make without the -j there should only be one of those
> (make,gcc,etc) running a given time, everything else being blocked.

Well, gcc is run with the `-pipe' option by default, so on average the
number of runnable processes should be greater than one.


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