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Re: Multiple Memory Chunks

On Fri, Aug 16, 2013 at 10:53 AM, Ingo Jürgensmann
<ij@2013.bluespice.org> wrote:
> On 2013-08-16 10:38, Geert Uytterhoeven wrote:
>> On Fri, Aug 16, 2013 at 10:11 AM, Ingo Jürgensmann
>> <ij@2013.bluespice.org> wrote:
>>> Can't the MMU map the memory as needed?
>> If I'm not mistaken, the MMU is only used in the SPARSEMEM case.
>> Currently we use DISCONTIGMEM.
> Yes, currently, but I thought using SPARSEMEM would make sense in the
> future?

Indeed. It would already make sense now, to use your mainboard RAM.



Geert Uytterhoeven -- There's lots of Linux beyond ia32 -- geert@linux-m68k.org

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