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System activity reporter - sar

Posted By: Shruti Sharma     Category: Unix / Linux / Ubuntu     Views: 9358

This article explains about sar command with an example in unix.

sar command is used to display system activity reporter in unix.

Syntax of sar Command

sar [- options]  

Example of sar Command

Example 1 : Watch CPU activity evolve for 5 seconds

sar 1 5

Example 2 : Report buffer activity

sar -b 1 5

Example 3 : Report activity for each block device, eg disk or tape drive

sar -d 1 5

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