[CentOS] Memory recognition in 6.2

Yves Bellefeuille

yan at storm.ca
Tue Jun 19 22:55:15 UTC 2012

On Tuesday 19 June 2012, "Hugh E Cruickshank" <hugh at forsoft.com> wrote:

> I have an HP DL380G5 server which I am loading CentOS 6.2 on and it
>  does not appear to recognize all of the RAM installed on the server.
>  The BIOS is reporting 26GB however top is reporting:
>   Mem:  15720140k total, 418988k used, 15301152k free,  30256k
>  buffers Swap: 17956856k total,      0k used, 17956856k free, 135536k
>  cached

>   title CentOS (2.6.32-220.17.1.el6.i686)

I can't find the limit for CentOS 6, but CentOS 5 x86 was limited to 16 
Gb of RAM: https://www.centos.org/product.html . You should use x86_64.

Yves Bellefeuille <yan at storm.ca>
"La Esperanta Civito ne rifuzas anticipe la kunlaboron de erarintoj, se
ili konscias pri sia eraro." -- Heroldo Komunikas, n-ro 473.

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