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From: Helge Hafting <helge.hafting@aitel.hist.no>
To: "Raz Ben-Jehuda(caro)" <raziebe@gmail.com>
Cc: Linux Kernel <linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org>
Subject: Re: [DISCUSS] memory allocation method
Date: Fri, 19 Jan 2007 11:41:59 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <45B0A077.6040407@aitel.hist.no> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <5d96567b0701150536j4c3c50abndec5155ddb53d4a1@mail.gmail.com>

Raz Ben-Jehuda(caro) wrote:
>
> 3. In 64bit machines , is it possible to allocate huge buffers , such
> as 30 GB of ram ?
Yes, that is one of the nice things about 64-bit machines.
No special cases - you sure can get 30GB if your machine
is equipped with that much.  Or you can get that
much virtual memory if you have enough swap . . .

Helge Hafting

  reply	other threads:[~2007-01-19 10:44 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 3+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2007-01-15 13:36 Raz Ben-Jehuda(caro)
2007-01-19 10:41 ` Helge Hafting [this message]
2007-01-19 11:42 ` Rick Brown

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