[PATCH] fix for process virtual size display

Robert Collins rbcollins@cygwin.com
Mon May 19 22:03:00 GMT 2003


On Tue, 2003-05-20 at 07:59, Joe Buehler wrote:
> Chris January wrote:
> 
> > I'm actually inclined to keep vmc.VirtualSize instead of vmc.PagefileUsage.
> > However I found this formula cited in one of the Linux man pages:
> >           vsize=(brk-start_code+PAGE_SIZE-1)+(TASK_SIZE-esp)
> > which would seem to indicate vmsize actually refers to committed memory.
> > With this in mind, I'm happy for this patch to be committed. Further work
> > may be
> > needed to include DLLs in that figure, however that would be a separate
> > patch.
> 
> Does anyone on the list know what "reserved" memory means in Windows? 

reserved in the backing storage.

Rob
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