[Beowulf] confused about high values of "used" memory under "top" even without running jobs

Tim Cutts tjrc at sanger.ac.uk
Wed Aug 12 17:10:47 EDT 2009

On 12 Aug 2009, at 8:07 pm, Mark Hahn wrote:

> also, I often do this:
> awk '{print $3*$4,$0}' /proc/slabinfo|sort -rn|head
> to get a quick snapshot of kinds of memory use.

That's a little gem!


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