Thanks for the Memories

Michael Torrie torriem at
Sun Nov 29 22:32:31 MST 2009

Michael Torrie wrote:
> If you use a PAE kernel, 32-bits should work fine (that's what I use).
> If you don't use PAE, memory is more limited (IE a single process can
> only address 2 GB of RAM at a time).  PAE has it's short-comings, but it
> works well enough.  64-bit might be good for you too, but I find mainly
> it just wastes my disk space.  It is required for more than 4 GB of RAM,
> though.

I hate when I use such poor grammar.  "PAE has its shortcomings, but it
works well enough."

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