run queue values differ between vmstat and sar -q (Doc ID 1003440.1)

Last updated on JULY 29, 2016

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 8 6/00 U1 and later
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)
Oracle Solaris on x86-64 (64-bit)
Add ***Checked for relevance on 17-Apr-2013***

Symptoms

When run over the same time period, the run queue values differ between vmstat output and sar -q output.

Cause

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