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How to find out the total RAM usage of an application

Sometimes you want to know how much memory an application uses on your system. If you run a system monitoring tool, it usually shows lots of processes and it is hard to know how much RAM the application really uses.

08 Jul 2020

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Many Linux users (including myself) often search for solutions to the problems they encounter in their use of the operating system and sometimes the search is a frustrating and tiring process. I thought it could be worthwile to gather all the information I had found/learnt and present it in as simple form as possible in one place, so that other people could benefit. Welcome to the home of Linux HowTos!