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Shows process memory segment sizes
#!/usr/bin/env perl
=head1 NAME - Shows process memory segment sizes
cat /proc/[pid]/maps | ./
Takes C</proc/[pid]/maps> file as input (process memory map or list of segments
of memory used up by a given process) and for each one, calculates its size
in megabytes.
This is useful for example when trying to check how big the stack of each jvm
thread is using. Probably like using a stone tool to cut sashimi, but that
is the level of my knowledge of the jvm so far, and I'm not able to use
visualvm against a remote host.
use 5.014;
use strict;
use open qw( :encoding(UTF-8) :std );
use utf8;
use warnings qw( FATAL utf8 );
use autodie;
use Getopt::Long qw( GetOptions );
sub to_mb($) {
my $num = shift;
return sprintf("%.2fM", $num / 1024 / 1024);
'v' => \(my $verbose = 0),
my $total_mem = 0;
my $threads = 0;
my %tag_sum;
while (readline) {
my ($mem, $perms, $flags, $pages, $num, $tag) = split m{\s+};
my ($from, $to) = split "-", $mem;
my $size = hex($to) - hex($from);
if ($tag =~ m{^ \[ stack : .+ \] $}x) {
$tag_sum{"[stack]"} += $size;
$tag_sum{$tag} += $size;
$total_mem += $size;
my $size_mb = to_mb($size);
my $rest = join("\t", $perms, $flags, $pages, $num, $tag);
say join("\t\t", $size . " ($size_mb)", $mem, $rest) if $verbose;
my $total_mem_mb = to_mb($total_mem);
say "" x 80 if $verbose;
say "Threads: $threads";
say "Total: $total_mem_mb ($total_mem)";
say "Stack: ", to_mb($tag_sum{"[stack]"});
if ($verbose) {
for (sort keys %tag_sum) {
my $tag = $_ || '<dynamic>';
say "", $tag, " = ", to_mb($tag_sum{$_});
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