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From Martin Gregorie <>
Subject Re: Problem with massive log files
Date Wed, 05 Apr 2017 01:18:02 GMT
It occurs to me that anything grinding through enough mail to generate
that much logging should also be eating a lot of CPU - so much so that
it might even be identified by seeing what is using unexpectedly large
amounts of CPU time. 

Running 'top' and watching it for a while to see what patterns develop
is one possibility. 

Using a pipeline like this is another:

     ps -ef | sort -k=4 -r | head

It lists the 10 heaviest CPU users in descending order each time its


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