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Memory

Hi ALL:

Could anyone tell me is buffer memory part of Memory eg if i give command show process memory and show buffer waht is the difference?

Chao

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Re: Memory

Hello Chao,

the buffers are packet buffers used to hold packets waiting to be process switched (by main cpu).

They are a different thing and also different from I/O memory that is the part of main memory used for movement of packets between interfaces

Hope to help

Giuseppe

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