Few reasons.

Primarily, in WRKACTJOB the %CPU usage is based on
when you first ran WRKACTJOB.  Hit F13 to reset the statistics on
that screen.

Secondarily, the %CPU usage is based on when you update the display

There may be a few other hidden tricks I'm not aware of.


Jim Langston

Richard Reeve wrote:

> --
> All,
>        I have a job that when I do a wrkactjob says that it is using 24+%
of the CPU.  When I do a wrksysact it shows only about 2%.  Why the
difference?  Am I trying to compare apples to oranges?

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