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Old 08-14-2005, 05:37 PM   #1
drminix
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Linux kernel memory usage..


Hi.

I was wondering how I can find out the size of memory (text, bss, and data segments) used by Linux kernel 2.2.17. I tried using 'dmesg' to see if the kernel gies out out any relevant information at boot-up time but there is none. Please help!


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Old 08-14-2005, 05:47 PM   #2
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all can be found in the /proc filesystem
what you say data segments and whatnot is per process in /proc/<pid>/status
there are overall mem stats in /proc/meminfo /proc/vmstat and like that
 
  


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