Here are a couple of commands to help find top memory wasters

Process – Sorted by occupied memory(2 column)

Method 2

Disk Usage – 2 Levels

a bit unrelated …

References

1. http://stackoverflow.com/questions/4802481/how-to-see-top-processes-by-actual-memory-usage
2. http://stackoverflow.com/questions/131303/linux-how-to-measure-actual-memory-usage-of-an-application-or-process
3. Python Memory Profiler: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/110259/which-python-memory-profiler-is-recommended

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