how to check bsd performance

Alan Amesbury amesbury at
Wed Jun 6 18:03:12 UTC 2007

"binto" <binto at> wrote:

> Sorry, u right i should be more focus for my question
> more detail is
> - how do i know if mybsd running in good performance?
> or
> - where can i get some basic tutor for nice perf. tuning?
> btw, thx for ur response...both of u
> sorry if my english not good, coz not my native......:D

See tuning(7).  It has some basic pointers for things to look at when 
considering performance tuning.  I also suggest making heavy use of 
tools like vmstat(8) and iostat(8) (or systat(1), e.g., 'systat -vm') to 
become familiar with your system's functioning *before* you start 
tweaking it.

Alan Amesbury
OIT Security and Assurance
University of Minnesota

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