ram(4) -- Linux man page

 

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

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