Thanks for the Memories

Charles Curley charlescurley at charlescurley.com
Sun Nov 29 22:07:43 MST 2009


On Sun, 29 Nov 2009 20:32:42 -0700
Byron Clark <byron at theclarkfamily.name> wrote:

> On Sun, Nov 29, 2009 at 04:14:53PM -0700, Charles Curley wrote:

> > 
> > * Why the gap between the memory chunks? Not that it matters, Linux
> >   seems able to use them anyway.
> 
> This post seems to show a similar problem, the fix was a BIOS setting:
> http://madduck.net/blog/2009.11.18:ram-reclaimed-mystery-solved/
> 

Thanks, yes, that does explain it. Apparently the BIOS fix is required
for older BIOSes; newer ones like mine seem to handle it automatically.


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