[svlug] Memory related question again

Karsten M. Self kmself at ix.netcom.com
Sun Jan 10 20:42:12 PST 1999


chipkid586 wrote:
> 
> Hi all,
> 
> I did what I was told to do, e.g., adding append = "mem=128M"
> 
> to
> 
> /etc/lilo.conf.
> 
> Afterwards I execute /sbin/lilo and there was no error messages.
> But for some reason Linux still only sees 64M.

Do

  # cat /proc/cmdline

...and show us the results.  It shows the options used on kernel
startup, eg:

[karsten at navel karsten]$ cat /proc/cmdline 
root=/dev/hda5 mem=96m BOOT_IMAGE=vmlinu2b.031


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