The Linux Memory Manager


The Linux Memory Manager is an upcoming book diving deep into the Linux kernel memory management subsystem. It is intended to describe, in great detail, how the kernel performs memory management, as well as practical tips and advice on how to manage and make best use of memory.

The current target date for release is mid-2024, and the book will target Linux 6.0.

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If you need to contact me, my email is lstoakes at gmail dot com.

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