From: Sam Vilain (sam_at_vilain.net)
Date: Sun 30 May 2004 - 21:12:21 BST
Herbert Poetzl wrote:
> VSZ is the total sum of the virtual memory
> (address space) of each process
>RSS is the total sum of the resident set size
> (in RAM pages) of each process
>it's basically the same as in ps auxww
>only summed up for all processes belonging
>to a context ...
And as far as I can tell, sometimes memory is counted more than once;
ie, copy-on-write pages, like shared C library and binary images all
count multiple times towards the VSZ total.
Is this a bug, or is there no simple way to tally the *real* VM size of
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