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Obtaining CPU cache size

When on a new machine it is important to know its size and computational abilities. This is especially important in the case of performance optimised computing. In this post, we discuss the simplest way in which to obtain this information on two Unix systems.

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Terminal Commands

Getting processor information is easy using the terminal commands below.

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Daniel Ellis Research

Daniel Ellis Research

Research Software Engineer specialising in Data Visualisation with a touch of HPC. — PhD in Atmospheric Chemistry and Masters in Theoretical Physics.