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SubjectRe: Problem with ioremap which returns NULL in 2.6 kernel

Zwane Mwaikambo wrote:
>>>probably too large an area to be remapping. Try remapping only the
>>>memory area needed, and not the entire area.
>>Is there a way, to increase the size, which could be remapped, or is
>>there a way, to find out what is the maximum size which could be remapped?
>>Thank you very much for the fast answer!
> You could try a 4G/4G enabled kernel, /proc/meminfo tells you how much
> vmalloc (ioremap) space there is too.

VmallocTotal: 245752 kB
VmallocUsed: 137720 kB
VmallocChunk: 107904 kB

Okay, i see the problem now, the largest piece of memory which could be
allocated is 107904 kB, right?

Is the 4G/4G split already in the kernel? If yes, which entry activates it?

BTW, CONFIG_HIGHMEM4G is enabled already :-)

Thanks for the hint!

Best regards,

Markus Lidel
Markus Lidel (Senior IT Consultant)

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