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Info on Memory


Info on Memory

how to find the RAM size in linux through SMBIOS. i tried with dmidecode it is diaplying the SIZE is not installed. Is there any way to find the size of the RAM.

Sung Oh
Respected Contributor

Re: Info on Memory

Hi Esstee,

Are you looking for linux command that can display RAM size under linux OS? if so, here are few command

# cat /proc/meminfo
# top

Stuart Browne
Honored Contributor

Re: Info on Memory

Using 'free' or the content of '/proc/meminfo' is the way to get the memory available to the machine.

If you want more details on the memory modules that are installed though, set up 'lmsensors', and hope the 'eeprom' modules are usable.
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