2 x quad-core system is slower that 2 x dual core on FreeBSD

Jeremy Chadwick koitsu at FreeBSD.org
Mon Nov 19 10:44:29 PST 2007

On Mon, Nov 19, 2007 at 07:35:09PM +0100, Ivan Voras wrote:
> Some more ideas: How is your disk load (iostat, systat -vm, diskinfo -t)
> during the load? You don't use NFS for the web directories, do you?

Don't forget about gstat(8), which (if the issue is an I/O bottleneck)
may help pinpoint what particular disk device is being utilised too

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