Understanding memory information on Linux systems

Understanding Linux memory information Every operating system needs memory to store program code segments and data. This is also true for Linux systems. The problem: there is a lot of information available regarding memory usage and its behavior. Let’s discover how Linux manages its memory and how we can gather memory information. Great for troubleshooting, but also to learn more about the inner workings of our system. Random access memory When we talk about memory in this article, we usually mean […]

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