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Re: Intel Core2Duo (T7400)

On Mon, Nov 12, 2007 at 09:46:57AM -0500, Lennart Sorensen wrote:
> Given the amount of ram in your average desktop is getting close to
> requiring a 64bit OS, there is really no point designing anything new
> with 32bit operation in mind.  People have to switch to 64bit OSs if
> they want to be able to use more ram within the next year or so.

I have and use 6GB in a 32 bit machine, and have for years.  Sure, no
one process can use > 3GB, (3/1 user/kernel split) but the machine
handles two 3G processes just fine.  I believe the limit for machines
like this is 64G.

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