<br><div><span class="gmail_quote">On 9/24/07, <b class="gmail_sendername">jim stockford</b> <<a href="mailto:email@example.com">firstname.lastname@example.org</a>> wrote:</span><blockquote class="gmail_quote" style="border-left: 1px solid rgb(204, 204, 204); margin: 0pt 0pt 0pt 0.8ex; padding-left: 1ex;">
<br>if i had been there, i would have run the top program:<br># top<br>and looked at its updated output, which shows which<br>processes are consuming most of the CPU cycles,<br>but there may be better ways--i'm pretty antique.
<br></blockquote></div><br>There are also some graphical user programs that will show you the system usage. It varies from distro to distro. Which distro are you using?<br>