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How to know what is consuming the CPU on my Ubuntu Lucid server running in Linode instace?

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Ubuntu 11.04 server hanging due to landscape-sysinfo CPU overconsumption

I'm running something of a bare-bones server (based on Ubuntu 11.04) on an Amazon EC2 micro instance, whose purpose is simply to coordinate the activities of a few webservers. The machine ran well for ...
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Server running at 100% without explanation

I have a Ubuntu VPS that has recently begun to be non-responsive through full processor utilisation. Unfortunately, I'm at a loss as to what is causing this and I was looking for some pointers that I ...
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