As much as I have read about iowait, it is still mystery to me. I know it's the time spent by the CPU waiting for a IO operations to complete, but what kind of IO operations precisely? What I am also ...
The proc(5) manpage describes iowait as "time waiting for IO to complete". This was mostly explained in an earlier question. My question is: while waiting in blocking IO, does this include waiting on ...
When my server is downloading a file or executing other IO operations the other server functions become extremely slow (almost locked). Even other functions that do not use the network. When a ...