On Tue, May 31, 2011 at 2:24 AM, Francois Pussault
> load is not realy a cpu usage %.
> In facts it is sum of many % (cpu real load, memory, buffers, etc...)
> that explain why load can up over 5.0 for each cpu without any crash or freeze
> of the host.
> we should consider load as a "host" ressources %... this is not real of course
> but this is more real, than considering it as only cpu use.
"The load average numbers give the number of jobs in the run queue averaged
over 1, 5, and 15 minutes...."