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    SubjectRE: [BUG] 2.4.1 Detects 64 MB RAM, actual 192MB
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    > From: Adam Schrotenboer [mailto:ajschrotenboer@lycosmail.com]
    >
    > > On Wed, 31 Jan 2001 10:01:08 -0500, Adam Schrotenboer wrote:
    > >
    > >>> On Tue, 30 Jan 2001 23:25:22 -0500, Adam Schrotenboer wrote:
    > >>>
    > >>>> ...
    > >>>> Linux version 2.4.1 (root@tabriel) (gcc version egcs-2.91.66
    > >>>
    > >> 19990314/Linux (egcs-1.1.2 release)) #9 Tue Jan 30
    > 15:35:21 EST 2001
    > >>
    > >>>> BIOS-provided physical RAM map:
    > >>>> BIOS-88: 000000000009f000 @ 0000000000000000 (usable)
    > >>>> BIOS-88: 0000000003ff0000 @ 0000000000100000 (usable)
    > >>>> On node 0 totalpages: 16624
    > >>>
    > >> ...
    > >> Linux version 2.4.0 (root@tabriel) (gcc version
    > pgcc-2.95.2 19991024 (release)) #2 Mon Jan 8 09:02:27 EST 2001
    > >> BIOS-provided physical RAM map:
    > >> BIOS-e820: 000000000009fc00 @ 0000000000000000 (usable)
    > >> BIOS-e820: 0000000000000400 @ 000000000009fc00 (reserved)
    > >> BIOS-e820: 0000000000010000 @ 00000000000f0000 (reserved)
    > >> BIOS-e820: 0000000000010000 @ 00000000ffff0000 (reserved)
    > >> BIOS-e820: 000000000bef0000 @ 0000000000100000 (usable)
    > >> BIOS-e820: 000000000000d000 @ 000000000bff3000 (ACPI data)
    > >> BIOS-e820: 0000000000003000 @ 000000000bff0000 (ACPI NVS)
    > >> On node 0 totalpages: 49136
    >
    > It did it again. fresh tree, egcs 1.1.2, etc
    ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
    Different versions of gcc were used on 2.4.0 vs. 2.4.1.
    Were different versions of as also used? (hint?)

    Or somehow in linux/arch/i386/boot/setup.S, your source
    file has
    #define STANDARD_MEMORY_BIOS_CALL
    ?

    ~Randy / 503-677-5408
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