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Could someone comment on whether or not this looks normal?

Specifically, RAM is full, swap is almost full.

What should the expectation be around how much RAM/swap is in use?

Thanks, Pat

top - 13:10:48 up 164 days,  4:36,  5 users,  load average: 1.84, 1.88, 2.02
Tasks: 1052 total,   3 running, 1048 sleeping,   0 stopped,   1 zombie
Cpu(s): 22.2%us,  3.2%sy,  0.2%ni, 73.6%id,  0.7%wa,  0.0%hi,  0.1%si,  0.0%st
Mem:  16323312k total, 15678860k used,   644452k free,   285532k buffers
Swap:  4194296k total,  3427228k used,   767068k free,  7223572k cached

  PID USER      PR  NI  VIRT  RES  SHR S %CPU %MEM    TIME+  COMMAND                                                                                            
15835 mysql     20   0 5897m 545m 5336 S 60.4  3.4  21541:30 mysqld                                                                                             
12328 catadmin  20   0 1167m 102m 5732 S 28.7  0.6 384:31.12 httpd.worker                                                                                       
 9283 mark2741  20   0     0    0    0 R  8.9  0.0   0:00.27 php52.cgi                                                                                          
 9242 versos    20   0  188m  27m 8936 S  5.6  0.2   0:00.17 php54.cgi                                                                                          
 9293 uams      20   0  240m  25m 8300 R  3.6  0.2   0:00.11 php52.cgi                                                                                          
16615 kazin     20   0 1000m 213m 3596 S  3.6  1.3   1488:39 paster                                                                                             
29258 bhyc      20   0  114m 4120 1056 S  3.0  0.0   1:08.42 rsync                                                                                              
 8721 nginx     20   0  107m  66m 1624 S  2.6  0.4   0:30.02 nginx                                                                                              
12327 catadmin  20   0 1167m 132m 5728 S  2.3  0.8 383:00.29 httpd.worker                                                                                       
 8840 apache    20   0  227m  68m  720 S  2.0  0.4   0:20.18 httpd                                                                                              
18305 dapinggu  20   0  231m  22m 4004 S  2.0  0.1 853:23.17 python2.7                                                                                          
 8464 bhyc      20   0 15808 2088  976 R  1.0  0.0   0:00.52 top                                                                                                
14547 redarity  20   0  346m  14m 3408 S  1.0  0.1   1397:30 python2.7                                                                                          
24933 root      20   0 14984  612  500 S  1.0  0.0 605:13.63 cgrulesengd                                                                                        
 7856 ayeowch   20   0  582m  32m 5452 S  0.7  0.2   0:01.04 httpd.worker                                                                                       
 9141 vincentl  20   0 1153m 9332 3348 S  0.7  0.1 657:41.90 python2.7                                                                                          
18359 smokejum  20   0 1060m  11m 3456 S  0.7  0.1 381:43.13 python2.7                                                                                          
   41 root      20   0     0    0    0 S  0.3  0.0 138:51.08 ksoftirqd/9                                                                                        
   49 root      20   0     0    0    0 S  0.3  0.0 166:00.04 ksoftirqd/11                                                                                       
   70 root      20   0     0    0    0 S  0.3  0.0  18:30.36 events/3                                                                                           
 2380 stewdio   20   0  796m 1684 1160 S  0.3  0.0   7:52.83 PassengerHelper                                                                                    
 7855 ayeowch   20   0  518m  31m 5448 S  0.3  0.2   0:00.73 httpd.worker                                                                                       
 7962 trev      20   0  796m 1592 1112 S  0.3  0.0   6:12.28 PassengerHelper                                                                                    
 8720 nginx     20   0  107m  66m 1684 S  0.3  0.4   0:32.16 nginx                                                                                              
 8842 apache    20   0 2161m  75m 2424 S  0.3  0.5   0:05.40 httpd                                                                                              
 8843 apache    20   0 2161m  75m 2436 S  0.3  0.5   0:05.53 httpd                                                                                              
 8844 apache    20   0 2161m  75m 2448 S  0.3  0.5   0:05.71 httpd                                                                                              
 8956 apache    20   0 2161m  75m 2440 S  0.3  0.5   0:05.59 httpd                                                                                              
 9292 vincentl  20   0 1064m  12m 2272 S  0.3  0.1 177:21.31 python3.1                                                                                          
 9867 ntp       20   0 30392 1468 1040 S  0.3  0.0   0:14.42 ntpd

asked 17 Jul '12, 12:30

pjtoal
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That seems a bit high, but on the other hand, system load is quite low. Are you seeing any problems on your shared server at this time?

(17 Jul '12, 12:50) seanf
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