[CentOS] CENTOS 5 (X86 32 bits) only support 16 Gb RAM???

aurfalien at gmail.com aurfalien at gmail.com
Tue Nov 16 17:14:30 EST 2010


Well, not knowing much about it as I use 64 bit to address more then  
4GB which is the mathematical max a 32 bit OS can address, perhaps  
they are using PAE to address 16GB?

But why would the poster be surprised at even 4GB max?

- aurf
On Nov 16, 2010, at 2:09 PM, James Bensley wrote:

> Eh? How can you have 16GBs on a 32bit kernel?
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