Is your VPS provider overselling?

You can find out if your VPS is overselling the memory with utilities such as this one:

Shell script:

Or this Ruby one:

They more or less work the same, all of them. The C code is probably best with regard to memory utilization though.

For more comphrensiv reading with details, see:

That’s all.



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