Bigmem/SMP IN dell PE

Nick Nelson nick at lunarpages.com
Tue Oct 7 13:32:00 CDT 2003


> On Tue, 7 Oct 2003, Nitin Gizare wrote:
>
>> I have installed red hat 7.3 in Dell PE 2650 and DELL PE 2600 I see
>> following diffrence.
>> Default kernal in 2650 is SMP and in 2600 is Big Mem, Why is this
>> diffrence.?
>
> do you have the same amount of memory in both your systems ?
>
> at a rough guess you have < 1-2G in the 2650 and > 1-2G in the 2600 ?

Typically I see the Bigmem kernel when we have >4GB and the SMP when we
have < 4G of memory for our 2650s.

> regards,
>
> -jason
>
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