[CentOS] Memory recognition in 6.2

Hugh E Cruickshank

hugh at forsoft.com
Tue Jun 19 23:22:23 UTC 2012

From: Yves Bellefeuille Sent: June 19, 2012 15:55
> 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.

If that is the case then both CentOS 5 and 6 are not viable for us. I
will have to go for RHEL5 (or possibly 6) which does support the memory
in 32-bit mode.

The reason for the restriction to 32-bit is because of other software
that we must run that does not work correctly on a 64-bit OS.

Regards, Hugh

Hugh E Cruickshank, Forward Software, www.forward-software.com

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