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Smem - Reports Memory Consumption Per-Process and Per-User Basis in Linux

Jun 05, 2016, 06:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Ravi Saive)

Smem is a command-line memory reporting tool thats gives a user diverse reports on memory usage on a Linux system. There is one unique thing about smem, unlike other traditional memory reporting tools, it reports PSS (Proportional Set Size), a more meaningful representation of memory usage by applications and libraries in a virtual memory setup.

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