Load average


#1

top - 11:50:00 up 1 day, 7:09, 5 users, load average: 78.09, 72.52, 62.30

is that normal?
also, i have some trouble connecting to mysql these days
seems my mysqld is really really slow at times


#2

I’m having the exact same problem.

host is ‘cortes’.


#3

This is probably caused by the current network issues (which should be fixed this evening). See http://www.dreamhoststatus.com/2006/09/12/the-network-is-still-bad/