Re: Oracle/Solaris

  • From: Tanel Poder <tanel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: smishra_97@xxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Thu, 15 Sep 2011 00:17:14 +0300

And don't forget to run iostat -xn to make sure that it's just not some
storage/IO hang (even tools like top might read/load stuff from disk if they
haven't been used for a while)
On Thu, Sep 15, 2011 at 12:15 AM, Tanel Poder <tanel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> Try to truss your ls -ltr or other commands which get stuck - if you get
> stuck in a system call, this should show it (of course the truss itself may
> take a while to get started).
>
> Top would open up lots of /proc filesystem files, so you may have a file
> descriptor allocation issue ... or some bug related to OS spinlock
> contention (mpstat would show increase in smtx column)
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