Subject: Re: Not detecting all the memory in my machine
To: Johnny C. Lam <>
From: Tom Ivar Helbekkmo <>
List: current-users
Date: 05/24/2000 18:56:02
"Johnny C. Lam" <> writes:

> I've a Compaq Prosignia 300 Pentium 150MHz with 80MB of RAM, but
> only 16MB of it are detected by NetBSD/i386.

Yeah, that's Compaq for you.  Use the REALEXTMEM option in the kernel
config file -- I've never needed it on anything but Compaqs.

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