PE4400 doesn't seem to see all 4gb

Matt Domsch Matt_Domsch at dell.com
Fri Mar 11 14:21:13 CST 2005


On Fri, Mar 11, 2005 at 02:21:18PM -0500, Sean McAvoy wrote:
> Hello,
> I recently installed 4x512mb RAM into a 4400 with 4x512, maxing it out. 
> When I run `free` I get this:
>               total       used       free     shared    buffers     
> cached
> Mem:       3818388     139360    3679028          0      21188      
> 46572
> -/+ buffers/cache:      71600    3746788
> Swap:      2032212          0    2032212
> 
> I think this should be 4 294 967 296 for the total.
> I have enabled the kernel options below that I thought were needed:
> 
> CONFIG_HIGHMEM64G=y
> CONFIG_HIGHMEM=y
> CONFIG_X86_PAE=y
> CONFIG_HIGHIO=y
> 
> can anyone offer suggestions as to why there is that much of difference?
> Thanks.

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