[PLUG-TALK] Laptop Memory Question
heinlein at madboa.com
Thu Mar 10 16:46:39 PST 2011
On Thu, 10 Mar 2011, Rich Shepard wrote:
> On Thu, 10 Mar 2011, Russell Johnson wrote:
>> 4GB would be 4096MB or 4,294,967,296 Bytes. The actual number
>> should always be higher, as long as we're talking memory, not hard
> That's what I thought. I wonder why, then, the system sees only 3G
> of memory. Sigh.
Memory-mapped devices like video cards and BIOS ROMs will take up some
space. It's an x86 problem, not a 32-bit issue.
Paul Heinlein <> heinlein at madboa.com <> http://www.madboa.com/
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