Gentoo Archives: gentoo-amd64

From: Enrico Weigelt <weigelt@×××××.de>
To: gentoo-amd64@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-amd64] Re: Memory usage; 32 bit vs 64 bit.
Date: Thu, 06 Jan 2011 23:19:23
Message-Id: 20110106223201.GD13292@nibiru.local
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-amd64] Re: Memory usage; 32 bit vs 64 bit. by Volker Armin Hemmann
* Volker Armin Hemmann <volkerarmin@××××××××××.com> wrote:

> > Apropos total memory: on my box w/ 4GB, it only shows up 3GB. > > On bootup, kernel (built w/ CONFIG_HIGHMEM4G=y) says: > > > > 2119MB HIGHMEM available. > > 887MB LOWMEM available. > > > > Who's eating up a whole GB ? BIOS ? GPU ? > > bios
BIOS really eats it all up, or maybe some misconfiguration that causes memory hidden from the OS ? cu -- ---------------------------------------------------------------------- Enrico Weigelt, metux IT service -- http://www.metux.de/ phone: +49 36207 519931 email: weigelt@×××××.de mobile: +49 151 27565287 icq: 210169427 skype: nekrad666 ---------------------------------------------------------------------- Embedded-Linux / Portierung / Opensource-QM / Verteilte Systeme ----------------------------------------------------------------------

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Re: [gentoo-amd64] Re: Memory usage; 32 bit vs 64 bit. Volker Armin Hemmann <volkerarmin@××××××××××.com>