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Linux® Debugging and Performance Tuning: Tips and Techniques by Steve Best

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Chapter 6. System Tools

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This chapter covers various tools that can be used to pinpoint what is happening to the system and to find which component of the system is having a problem. The ps command can be used to report the process status. Two sample programs will be used to view the process’s status using the ps command. One of the sample programs will be changed to create a hang condition, and you will view this condition using the ps command. Other process ...

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