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Whats the meaning of parameters %id and %wa when using top command?

Whats the meaning of  parameters %id and %wa when using top command?

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chapmanjwCommented:
%ID represents CPU utilization

%WA represents wait time
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woolmilkporcCommented:
%id is the percentage of the elapsed CPU time spent idle, and
%wa is the percentage of the elapsed CPU time spent waiting for I/O.

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Fadi SODAH (aka madunix)Chief Information Security Officer, CISA, CISSP, CFR, ICATE, MCSE, CCNA, CCNP, CCIP, SCSC and SCECommented:
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