How to find the size of Process Address space.

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Old 07-10-2001
Question How to find the size of Process Address space.


Please help me to know, How to find out the how much amount of process addres space is required/is used for/by a process.

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Old 07-10-2001
MySQL ....

hi folks.

best you can do is to install "top" (freeware), then you see all the informations you need. the other thing is to display it with "ps".
(see "man -o <options> ps").

cheers, alex...
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