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SubjectRe: Memory between 640K-1M
On 17 May 1998, H. Peter Anvin wrote:
> By author: Adam Fritzler <>
> In newsgroup:
> >
> >
> > On somewhat related note, does Linux support non-contiguous memory? (as is
> > occurs when you have to use the 'memory hole' option in many new
> > pentium bios's for some old cards)
> >
> No (except for the 640K-1024K memory hole), but it shouldn't be *too*
> hard to add.

Especially when keeping in mind that non-contiguous memory is supported on
non-Intel architectures (e.g. m68k).



Geert Uytterhoeven
Wavelets, Linux/{m68k~Amiga,PPC~CHRP}
Department of Computer Science -- Katholieke Universiteit Leuven -- Belgium

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