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Determine total RAM installed on RHEl5 server

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What is the CLI command to determine RAM installed on a RHEl5 server?  Sorry, i'm still learning this Linux thing.  

I tried running free -t -g, but it only appears I have 15GB of RAM (doesn't make sense to me)
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Try:

   cat /proc/meminfo

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cat /proc/meminfo
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dmidecode --type memory

wmp
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cat /proc/meminfo
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dmidecode --type memory

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