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    SubjectRe: kernel page size explanation
    i had one question 
    does the linux kernel support only one default page size even if the
    processor on which it is working supports multiple ?

    On 7/25/05, Nix <nix@esperi.org.uk> wrote:
    > On 22 Jul 2005, Jesper Juhl suggested tentatively:
    > > You can
    > > A) look in the .config file for your current kernel (if your arch
    > > supports different page sizes at all).
    > > B) You can use the getpagesize(2) syscall at runtime. getpagesize()
    > > returns the nr of bytes in a page - man getpagesize - I'm not sure
    > > that's universally supported though.
    > > C) You can look at /proc/cpuinfo or /proc/meminfo , IIRC some archs
    > > report page size there - not quite sure, can't remember...
    >
    > D) getconf PAGE_SIZE should work, although what it does on arches
    > with variable page sizes isn't clear to me.
    >
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