[nycbug-talk] Advanced UNIX Basics Management

Scott Robbins scottro at nyc.rr.com
Wed Sep 23 15:16:07 EDT 2009

On Wed, Sep 23, 2009 at 01:44:29PM -0400, David Lawson wrote:
> >
> > + Added sysstat, but perhaps not in the right place- since it  
> > profiles so many different things?
> >  - (noteworthy: no systat on fully loaded CentOS ... :( need to  
> > install it via yum package)
> That's weird, I could have sworn our stock CentOS installs had sar  
> crons enabled, but we may be doing that in the kickstart rather than  
> it being something CentOS does, I wrote them a long time ago.  sar is  
> probably worth touching on as well, since you can get all kinds of  
> useful trending and post-mortem analysis out of it and most developers  
> don't know it's there, I've found.

Nope, seems to not be in the default installation.  
(Just checked on a few boxes here.)

Scott Robbins
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