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Old 11-15-2008, 12:06 AM   #1
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How to find how much memory consumed by Linux Kernel in my system

I have a simple question.

Linux Node1 2.6.10-telco-1.46-mckinley-smp #1 SMP Fri May 30 18:29:43 UTC 2008 ia64 GNU/Linux

1. How to determine what is the total amount of kernel memory consumed in my IA64 LINUX System ?

2. How to determine per process level how much kernel memory is consumed(or it does make sense as kernel works for all process , and there would mutual memory used for all process)

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Simple answer: Start a terminal session and type: top
Old 11-17-2008, 10:01 PM   #3
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Originally Posted by {BBI}Nexus{BBI} View Post
Simple answer: Start a terminal session and type: top
But top shows only the resources used by the processes
not by the kernel.
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Thats right.. Ps is not quick help
I have crash dump. Any quick command on crash> terminal to get kernel memory used ?


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