Originally Posted by timothyb89
hm... gmemusage reports that a program called 'linux' is using 896 MBs of RAM. Something tells me that isn't normal... Would it have something to do with the 700+ MBs used by VMware? (it's the RAM that is reserved- permenently).
That's weird. When I run vmplayer I get a process by that name eating a fair chunk of memory, and one called vmware-vmx. Are you using vmplayer, or another vmware variant?
Are you running gmemusage on the host of the vmware session, or "inside" the vmware session?