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Re: physical RAM restriction in Fedora 12 (32 bit and 64 bit)



Kevin J. Cummings wrote:
> On 12/17/2009 12:51 PM, Mark Ryden wrote:

>> My question is:
>> 1) In Fedora 12 32 bit default installation , does the kernel knows
>> more than 3 GB of RAM ? what is the limit ?
> 
> The same.  It uses what the BIOS tell it is available, unless you run a
> PAE kernel.  The Physical Address Extensions allow you to address the
> full amount of your RAM.

And the PAE kernel will be installed by default.
So the 32 bit Fedora could be considered without limit too.

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   Roberto Ragusa    mail at robertoragusa.it


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