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I am trying to understand what does
%CPU means when I run
I am seeing
%CPU for my application as
500 most of the times.
Does anyone knows what does this mean?
What number is a high number?
19080 david 20 0 27.9g 24g 12m S 400 19.7 382:31.81 paper_client
lscpu gives me below output:
Architecture: x86_64 CPU op-mode(s): 32-bit, 64-bit Byte Order: Little Endian CPU(s): 32 On-line CPU(s) list: 0-31 Thread(s) per core: 2 Core(s) per socket: 8 Socket(s): 2 NUMA node(s): 2 Vendor ID: GenuineIntel CPU family: 6 Model: 45 Stepping: 7 CPU MHz: 2599.928 BogoMIPS: 5199.94 Virtualization: VT-x L1d cache: 32K L1i cache: 32K L2 cache: 256K L3 cache: 20480K NUMA node0 CPU(s): 0,2,4,6,8,10,12,14,16,18,20,22,24,26,28,30 NUMA node1 CPU(s): 1,3,5,7,9,11,13,15,17,19,21,23,25,27,29,31