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Total procs, avg size (RSS) and Total mem use

Terminal - Total procs, avg size (RSS) and Total mem use
ps awwwux | grep httpd | grep -v grep | awk '{mem = $6; tot = $6 + tot; total++} END{printf("Total procs: %d\nAvg Size: %d KB\nTotal Mem Used: %f GB\n", total, mem / total, tot / 1024 / 1024)}'
2009-02-05 14:19:51
User: bpfx
Functions: awk grep ps
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Total procs, avg size (RSS) and Total mem use

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This will be quite inaccurate, not handling shared mem at all.

On linux to find the actual RAM being used try:

http://www.pixelbeat.org/scripts/ps_mem.py

Comment by pixelbeat 328 weeks and 3 days ago

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