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    SubjectRe: kernel page size explanation
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    On 22 Jul 2005, Jesper Juhl suggested tentatively:
    > You can
    > A) look in the .config file for your current kernel (if your arch
    > supports different page sizes at all).
    > B) You can use the getpagesize(2) syscall at runtime. getpagesize()
    > returns the nr of bytes in a page - man getpagesize - I'm not sure
    > that's universally supported though.
    > C) You can look at /proc/cpuinfo or /proc/meminfo , IIRC some archs
    > report page size there - not quite sure, can't remember...

    D) getconf PAGE_SIZE should work, although what it does on arches
    with variable page sizes isn't clear to me.

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