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All posts tagged Server Tuning

Server Diagnosis & Tuning :: Basic Server Analysis

The first tool to reach for when analyzing and/or diagnosing a server is likely: top Top will give you a real-time, interactive view of the top processes consuming memory, cpu, etc… ¬†Which is probably why it’s called “top”. ¬†There’s a lot of rather cryptic keystrokes that you can use while . . . Read more

MySQL Slow Query Log Changes Its Game (& Syntax)

The MySQL slow query log can be very insightful for tracking down slow-running queries that are bogging down your webserver. But more often than not, it’s not enabled by default. So let’s learn how to enable and configure it, so you can start examining your slow running queries yourself! Ok, . . . Read more