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How many interrupts does my cpu have per second?

I have a 2.6 GHz Intel Core i7 running Linux. I am wondering how many interrupts on average my CPU gets per second.

Does anyone have a suggestion?

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piggyback Avatar asked Mar 16 '23 03:03


1 Answers

If you are using Linux you can

cat /proc/interrupts

And read the info with this page:


cat the file every second to see how the counters have changed and then calculate an average.

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Santiago Villafuerte Avatar answered Mar 23 '23 01:03

Santiago Villafuerte