See how many % of your memory firefox is using

ps -o %mem= -C firefox-bin | sed -s 's/\..*/%/'

2009-03-06 21:09:26

What Others Think

Be careful with traditional tools for accounting memory as they tend not to take shared memory into account. Have a look at this util to determine the RAM usage of programs:
pixelbeat · 619 weeks and 5 days ago
Voting it up mainly for the tool mentioned above. Recommended.
bhepple · 582 weeks ago

What do you think?

Any thoughts on this command? Does it work on your machine? Can you do the same thing with only 14 characters?

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