Re: sysinfo.sharedram not accounted for on i386 ?

From: Alan Cox (
Date: Mon Feb 12 2001 - 10:00:15 EST

> > like an awkward approach. A related question: is the page size stored in
> > /proc somewhere?
> No, PAGE_SIZE is known at compile time and cannot ever change (especially
> it cannot change ig you stay within i386 architecture). It is available to
> programs by including <asm/page.h> header.

Untrue. On many architectures page size is not fixed. You should use the
getpagesize() function/syscall. glibc knows if its a syscall or a constant
you dont

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