Lists all the processes, executables, and shared libraries
that are using up virtual memory. It's helpful to see how the
shared memory is used and which 'old' libs are loaded.
MEMSTAT(1) Linux Programmer's Manual MEMSTAT(1)
memstat - Identify what's using up virtual memory.
memstat [-w][-p PID]
memstat lists all accessible processes, executables, and
shared libraries that are using up virtual memory. To get a
complete list memstat has to be run as root to be able to
memstat (0.8) unstable; urgency=low
* Fixed handling of dev attribute. The old version failed to work under some
circumstances, closes: #531757
* Re-added output of PIDs that was somehow lost, closes: #531682
-- Michael Meskes <email@example.com> Mon, 08 Jun 2009 14:15:57 +0200
memstat (0.7) unstable; urgency=low
* If a process is stopped while processing, memstat no longer stops,
This is Debian GNU/Linux's prepackaged version of Joshua M. Yelon's memstat,
for a long time maintained upstream by Bernd Eckenfels <firstname.lastname@example.org> and
now maintained by Michael Meskes <email@example.com>.
This package was put together by me, Bernd Eckenfels <firstname.lastname@example.org>,
from the sources, which I obtained from
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