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Re: Can't use all 256M of ram!!



On Sat, Feb 03, 2001 at 03:28:38PM -0800, Cameron Matheson wrote:
> Hey,
> 
> After installing potato, I added:
> append="mem=256M"
> to my lilo.conf, but when I tried to boot, my kernel panicked, which had never happened before (even though that's the same line I've used in the past).  I tried decreasing the amount of ram in the append line, but to no avail.  When I comment the line out, everything's fine.  I don't understand why it used to work, and now it doesn't.
> 

That is strange.  The only thing I can thing of is you forgot to run
lilo after one of the changes.  You should be able to at least use -
append="mem=255M"
Got me....
kent

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