What is shared memory in Linux?

Answer Memory sharing is a technique used by many Linux programs to allow a single block of allocated memory to be accessed by multiple programs simultaneously, conserving memory space and preventing redu... Read More »

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How to Check Shared Memory on Linux?

Shared memory is responsible for the smooth operation of your system; it acts as a space that multiple programs can access at once. This enables those programs to communicate in sync, while avoidin... Read More »

Where is shared memory attached on Linux?

The Linux operating system uses a feature called Shared Memory in order to pass data between programs at a more efficient rate. The information relating to Shared Memory is in a virtual file calle... Read More »

What are the down-sides of turning shared memory into dedicated memory?

personally I'd suggest you leave it on auto, with a mobile 630 nvidia GPU you're not going to be cranking the frames or resolution.What laptop graphics cards do is share the system RAM so you have ... Read More »

How to Mount a Windows Shared Folder in Linux?

Samba is a free, open-source software system that allows sharing of files and printers between clients on a network. It allows computers and servers with different operating systems to interact sea... Read More »