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TitleHow to check free memory and disk space in EXOS
To see the amount of free and total memory and disk space on EXOS
To check the memory issue the command "show memory". It will show total memory, memory used by System (kernel) and User processes and the amount of free memory.
If it is a chassis or stack it will show this from master and backup.
summitX.5 # show memory 

System Memory Information
 Total DRAM (KB): 262144
 System     (KB): 7504
 User       (KB): 124568
 Free       (KB): 130072

Memory Utilization Statistics

 Process Name     Memory (KB)
 aaa              2356            
 acl              2672            

To show disk space available/used/Free there are 2 commands to check the config partition and the internal partition (used for coredumps for example).

ls /usr/local/tmp
(previously ls internal-memory)

X440-48t.1 # ls
drw-r--r--    2 root     root            0 Dec 12  2014 dhcp
-rw-rw-rw-    1 admin    admin        3166 Aug 31 23:02 nms.xsf
-rw-rw-rw-    1 root     root       270745 Aug 31 23:01 primary.cfg
-rw-r--r--    1 root     root       529198 Aug 12 12:36 secondary.cfg
drwxr-xr-x    2 root     root            0 Aug 12 12:46 vmt

 1K-blocks      Used Available Use%
    121824      3720    118104   3%
X440-48t.2 # 
X440-48t.2 # ls /usr/local/tmp
drwxr-xr-x    2 root     root         2048 May 11  2015 dhcp

 1K-blocks      Used Available Use%
    126208         8    126200   0%

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