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oomctl - Man Page

Analyze the state stored in systemd-oomd

Examples (TL;DR)


oomctl [Options...] {COMMAND}


oomctl may be used to get information about the various contexts read in by the systemd(1) userspace out-of-memory (OOM) killer, systemd-oomd(8).


The following commands are understood:


Show the current state of the cgroups and system contexts stored by systemd-oomd.

Added in version 247.


The following options are understood:

-h, ā€‰--help

Print a short help text and exit.


Print a short version string and exit.


Do not pipe output into a pager.

Exit Status

On success, 0 is returned, a non-zero failure code otherwise.

See Also

systemd(1), systemd-oomd.service(8), oomd.conf(5)

Referenced By

oomd.conf(5), systemd.directives(7), systemd.index(7), systemd-oomd.service(8).

systemd 256.2