Oracle Linux: Inconsistency Between "ps" and "top" Command Output for %CPU of Processes
(Doc ID 2075642.1)
Last updated on AUGUST 04, 2018
Applies to:Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 5.10 with Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel [2.6.32] and later
Why CPU usage for processes shows different for ps and top commands.
ps command showing 8 processes are above 90% CPU most of the time:
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