How to get memory usage for process?

Jan Grant Jan.Grant at
Tue Apr 6 07:16:39 PDT 2004

On Tue, 6 Apr 2004, Artem Koutchine wrote:

> Hi!
> I need to figure out how much memory process really takes.
> For example, i am running 100 perl scripts, they are all the
> same source and i guess some memory is shared among them
> (mostly perl interperter i guess). So, i need to know how much
> memory is shared and how much memory is used for each new
> running script (including buffers, e.t.c.). What command shoud
> do the trick and with what options?

You're probably after the sysutils/pmap utility, in the ports.

jan grant, ILRT, University of Bristol.
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