Virtualbox causes sluggish host behavior

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https://bbs.archlinux.org – geoko wrote:Do you see this behavior only for this one VM or for all VMs?If you want to look into what causes the heavy disk usage run "iotop" (install with pacman -S iotop). It will report disk read, write and swapping per process.To find out how busy your drive is: use "iostat -d -x 5 3" from the package sysstat (pacman -S sysstat). You can find more information here: http://www.cyberciti.biz/tips/linux-dis … howto.htmlI used these tools and everything runs smooth now. I guess it had to do with CentOS 6. Caret https://bbs.archlinux.org/profile.php?id=43418 (HowTos)