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Old 04-04-08, 05:28 PM   #16
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Default Re: >=3G installed crashes X server due to simplistic PCI allocation by kernel

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Originally Posted by mlauss
Linux reserves the top 1GB for itself, windows 2GB. That probably hides the issue on windows.
Also, 99.999% of all bioses out there are tweaked only until windows boots, so no wonder it works
on win.
You talk about virtual memory here. The issue, if any, is related to physical memory.
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