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Re: The case of the missing 64 meg...

On Thu, 22 Apr 1999, Vincent Murphy wrote:

> On Thu, Apr 22, 1999 at 12:31:39AM -0400, Will Lowe wrote:
> > ..  Simplest thing to do is put:
> > 
> > append="mem=128m"
> > 
> > in your lilo.conf file.  For my 96 meg machine, I've got a stanza that
> > reads: 
>  what if i don't use lilo and i want to boot from a floppy?  any way of
> makeing 2.0.x recognise >68MB RAM?

In fact, the original poster of this question has this situation and needs
to know how to add the mem parameter when booting from a floopy. The
floopy doesn't have the entire kernel; the floppy is read briefly and then
the kernel is loaded from the harddrive.


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