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Network Administration with FreeBSD 7 by Babak Farrokhi

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Chapter 4. System Configuration—System Management

In this chapter, you will learn how to deal with processes as well as manage and monitor system resources. Knowing how the system resources are being allocated and how each process is performing will help you tune the system to get the most out of it. To run an efficient server is only possible by doing efficient resource management. FreeBSD comes with a complete set of resource monitoring and management tools that let the system administrators get the most out of their systems, when used wisely.

In this chapter, we will look into the following:

  • Process management and control

  • Resource management and control

  • Process accounting.

Process Management and Control

This chapter goes through some basic (but necessary) ...

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