[CentOS] Centos Virtual Machine 32 bit with 8 GB ram ?

Karanbir Singh mail-lists at karan.org
Wed Sep 15 06:02:09 EDT 2010

On 09/14/2010 03:01 PM, Rudi Ahlers wrote:
> Even so, most machines today performs multiple tasks, so 3GB limit per
> process isn't really that big an issue, unless you render graphics
> with a mono-threaded application.

You are assuming, wrongly, that apps will scale interprocess as they do 
for inter instances.

For eg: look at mongodb, where using it on 32bit is considered silly,

- KB

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