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RAM

Section: Linux Programmer's Manual (4)

Updated: 1992-11-21

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NAME

ram - ram disk device

DESCRIPTION

The ram device is a block device to access the ram disk in raw mode.

It is typically created by:

:

mknod -m 660 /dev/ram b 1 1

chown root:disk /dev/ram

:

FILES

/dev/ram

SEE ALSO

chown?(1), mknod?(1), mount?(8)

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NAME

DESCRIPTION

FILES

SEE ALSO

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