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[SOLVED] Meaning of hi, si, and st in top

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http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hi everyone, This is the upper section of the output of the top command in my Linux Mint 14 box: Code: top - 21:02:35 up 59 min,  3 users,  load average: 0.17, 0.18, 0.20 Tasks: 159 total,  1 running, 158 sleeping,  0 stopped,  0 zombie %Cpu(s):  7.4 us,  1.9 sy,  0.1 ni, 88.9 id,  1.7 wa,  0.0 hi,  0.0 si,  0.0 st I know that the information that follows %Cpu(s) means the following:7.4 us: 7.4% of the CPU is being used for user processes (meaning processes outside of the kernel itself) 1.9 sy: 1.9% of the CPU is being used for (HowTos)