245 processes: 244 sleeping, 1 running, 0 zombie, 0 stopped
CPU states: cpu user nice system irq softirq iowait idle
total 1.1% 0.0% 0.4% 0.0% 0.1% 80.5% 17.9%
"A HD about to go out or a bad IDE cable "
Can you please tell me how do i check the both?
Originally posted by justadollarhostin
A paste of top and ps -aux for starters would help (would be even better if you could get one of both machines running the same script). A HD about to go out or a bad IDE cable could be causing these problems technically, but that's most likely not the problem.