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Old 02-24-2012, 09:01 AM   #1
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Webmin does not show correct memory usage


Hello,

I notice a difference between the memory usage shown by Webmin and by the command free -m

Webmin says :

Quote:
Real memory 3.83 GB total, 350.07 MB used
Free tells me :

Code:
[root@server at]# free -m
             total       used       free     shared    buffers     cached
Mem:          3923       1747       2176          0        245       1160
-/+ buffers/cache:        341       3581
Swap:         4031          0       4031
Which one is accurate (probably the command 'free') ?

Why does Webmin then not show correct memory usage ?

Thanks !

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Old 02-25-2012, 03:03 AM   #2
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Hello,

Have a look here - http://serverfault.com/questions/854...output-of-free

Cheers,

Josh
 
Old 02-27-2012, 02:54 AM   #3
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Hello,

my question actually is why there is such a difference between what free reports and what webmin reports ?
 
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