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Re: max RAM in linux?



On Sat, Feb 03, 2001 at 10:39:21PM -0500, Jonathan D. Proulx wrote:
> On Sat, Feb 03, 2001 at 09:56:03PM -0500, Michael P. Soulier wrote: :    Hey
> people. At work we're looking at dropping 2 Gig of RAM into a few :Linux
> boxes, and I wanted to check to see what Linux's maximum addressable RAM
> :size is. 
> 
> Depends on kernel version, 2.2.18 will get you 2G, but you'll need a
> recompile (I just setup a 2G Power Edge), the default setting is 1G BTW.
> 
> v2.4 kernels support upto 64G via compile time options.

    Cool. We plan to use 2.4, so that's good news. Thanks.

    Mike

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