Linux Kernel Archive

Analysing Linux memory utilisation using proc meminfo file

/proc/meminfo Provides valuable information about the system’s RAM usage. (utilization of run time memory).  This varies by architecture and compile options.  The following is from a 4GB RAM, 64bit Ubuntu Desktop $ cat /proc/meminfo MemTotal: 4103420 kB MemFree: 449084 kB MemAvailable: 1149688 kB Buffers: ...Read More

How to Compile and Install device-tree-compiler On Ubuntu

If you want to install device-tree-compiler i.e. dtc command on ubuntu, use following command, $ sudo apt-get install device-tree-compiler This command will install two command “dtc” and “dtdiff” of which dtc is a device tree compiler whereas dtdiff helps to take diff between two ...Read More