ram disk device

Ram is a block device to access the ram disk in raw mode.
It is typically created by:

      mknod -m 660 /dev/ram b 1 1
      chown root:disk /dev/ram



"All your life you live so close to truth it becomes a permanent blur in the corner of your eye. And when something nudges it into outline, it's like being ambushed by a grotesque" ~ Tom Stoppard, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead

Related linux commands

mknod - Make block or character special files.
chown - Change file owner and group.
mount - Mount a file system.

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