RE: ps command to find the top cpu in aix

From: Allen, Brandon <>
Date: Mon, 22 Sep 2008 09:52:50 -0700
Message-ID: <04DDF147ED3A0D42B48A48A18D574C450D67E411@NT15.oneneck.corp>

Topas is showing you the current activity, i.e. who has consumed the most CPU over the last 2 seconds (default interval), while ps is showing you the cumulative activity, i.e. which processes have consumed the most CPU over their lifetime.  



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