How to see the Ram memory in freebsd 6.2

Chad Perrin perrin at
Sun Jun 17 20:40:02 UTC 2007

On Sun, Jun 17, 2007 at 03:04:53PM +0300, Manolis Kiagias wrote:
> Prakash Poudyal wrote:
> >Hello All,
> >
> >Can any body tell me how to see the RAM memory in freebsd.
> >
> >for your reference I had already used dmesg and top command and now I 
> >want
> >to know specifec command to see the Ram memory only.
> >
> >Thank you
> >
> You are looking for the equivalent of the Linux free command. This does 
> not exits in FreeBSD per se, you can however install the freecolor 
> program from the ports.
> Just cd /usr/ports/sysutils/freecolor

What if you just want to see how much is installed, what speed it is, et
cetera?  It isn't clear to me that Prakash was necessarily looking for
RAM usage.

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