monitoring system ( disk/memory/swap) performance for an specific application
Posted on 2004-03-29
I'm using a RedHat 7.2 for an embedded application. This application is disk intensive, but at the same time, memory is wasted ( ie, high swapping ). I'm interested in some tool to measure average wait time for disk request, or in other word, how to know if the disk is doing a lot of seek. The idea is use this tool to monitor th goodness of different approach for the application in order to look for the best one in term of data organization.