FreeBSD 7.0R and 7.0CURRENT (amd64) show only 2,
5Gb RAM from 8Gb
sgk at troutmask.apl.washington.edu
Mon May 19 17:43:17 UTC 2008
On Mon, May 19, 2008 at 08:49:41PM +0400, Nifty wrote:
> I have two PC's based on iP965 and iG33 chipsets,
> both have iC2D Quad 2.4GHz CPU and both have 8Gb (4 x 2Gb) PC2-6400 RAM.
> After installing FreeBSD 7.0R (amd64) and FreeBSD 7.0CURRENT (amd64) -
> on iP965 dmesg show me 2,5Gb of RAM, on iG33 dmesg show 3,1Gb of RAM :(
> Can anybody explain to me, does FreeBSD support m/b with 4 memory slot and
> 8Gb of RAM or not?
Yes, it supports more than 4 Gb.
CPU: AMD Opteron(tm) Processor 248 (2192.35-MHz K8-class CPU)
Origin = "AuthenticAMD" Id = 0xf5a Stepping = 10
usable memory = 8513187840 (8118 MB)
avail memory = 8249532416 (7867 MB)
troutmask:kargl uname -m
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