Re: any way to find out kernel memory usage?

From: Chris Friesen
Date: Wed Apr 27 2005 - 11:58:29 EST

Artem B. Bityuckiy wrote:
Chris Friesen wrote:
Is there any way to find out how much memory the kernel is using? I don't see anything in /proc, but maybe something internal that isn't currently exported?

How about /proc/slabinfo ?

Hmm...if I'm reading that correctly, I should be able to get the total kernel memory usage by summing up


for all listed slabs. Does that sound right?

I assume kmalloc/vmalloc use the "size-x" slabs?

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