how much ram is needed?????

Curt Sampson cjs at
Sat Oct 6 06:46:18 UTC 2007

On Thu, 4 Oct 2007, jm wrote:

> cd /path/to/zones
> cat * | wc -l
> for a ~rough~ idea how many records..

Actually, "sort -u * | wc -l" is my prefered idiom for a lot of things
like this.

Not that I'm suggesting this fellow wouldn't be better of using "ps" or
similar tools to find out the memory usage and resident set side of his
bind process.

Curt Sampson         <cjs at>         +81 90 7737 2974
The power of accurate observation is commonly called cynicism
by those who have not got it.    --George Bernard Shaw

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