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How to Check Top Running Processes by Highest Memory and CPU Usage in Linux

Assalamualiakum.. The following command will show the list of top processes ordered by RAM and CPU use in descendant form (remove the pipeline and head if you want to see the full list): ps -eo pid,ppid,cmd,%mem,%cpu –sort=-%mem | head Brief … Continue reading

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How to Check RAM/Memory by Percentage

Assalamualaikum, Using the the free command: This will report the percentage of memory in use % free | grep Mem | awk ‘{print $3/$2 * 100.0}’ 23.8171 This will report the percentage of memory that’s free % free | grep … Continue reading

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