[xubuntu-users] Xubuntu 13.10 High Memory Usage

Antoine Pitrou solipsis at pitrou.net
Fri Oct 4 17:22:13 UTC 2013

On Fri, 04 Oct 2013 08:53:31 -0600
ZP <zukeprime at gmail.com> wrote:
> So a few questions:
> 1) I'm using commands 'top' and 'htop' to determine memory use. Is this 
> correct? Is there a more accurate way?

What do you look for? Which 'top' column?

If you want to get a glimpse of how complex it is to estimate "memory
use", you can read the PDF in that folder:

Also, the smem tool (in the same folder) will help evaluate more
precisely how much memory is consumed and by what.



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