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Old 10-08-2009, 06:38 PM   #1
daransinus
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how do i view ram size in non graphic debian?


Have installed debian base system without X windows.
Is there any command i can use to see the size of physical ram i currently have installed?
 
Old 10-08-2009, 06:41 PM   #2
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free
cat /proc/meminfo
lshw
dmidecode
 
Old 10-08-2009, 06:41 PM   #3
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Does the free command give you the info you want?
 
Old 10-08-2009, 06:45 PM   #4
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When you say ram size do you mean the total amount of ram installed?

Try cat /proc/meminfo.

You will probably need to press shift-pageup to read all the information in text mode.

Edit:Sorry too slow.
 
Old 10-08-2009, 06:51 PM   #5
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Also, top will show you what the system can see; should be the same as what's installed physically.
 
Old 10-08-2009, 06:59 PM   #6
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Thank you all for your quick replies!
Tried the suggested solutions and it worked just fine :-)
 
Old 10-08-2009, 07:45 PM   #7
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Thank you all for your quick replies!
Tried the suggested solutions and it worked just fine :-)
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