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RAM(4)                     Linux Programmer's Manual                    RAM(4)



NAME
       ram - ram disk device

DESCRIPTION
       The Ram device 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


FILES
       /dev/ram

SEE ALSO
       chown(1), mknod(1), mount(8)



Linux                             1992-11-21                            RAM(4)