Care needed interpreting vmstat runqueue statistics
(Doc ID 1007815.1)
Last updated on OCTOBER 05, 2017
Applies to:Solaris x64/x86 Operating System - Version 8 6/00 U1 and later
Solaris Operating System - Version 8.0 and later
The "runque" kernel statistic reported by e.g. vmstat is not always meaningful in performance studies. This document is a FAQ describing where this statistic comes from and how to use it.
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