kernel-smp for EM64T - Hardware

This is a discussion on kernel-smp for EM64T - Hardware ; Hi I want to use kernel-smp-2.6.9-11.EL.x86_64.rpm for EM64T architecture (x86_64).My question is whether kernel-smp supports more than 16GB of RAM or it has the same limitation as in X86 systems. Regards, Sara Sodagar...

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  1. kernel-smp for EM64T

    Hi
    I want to use kernel-smp-2.6.9-11.EL.x86_64.rpm for EM64T architecture
    (x86_64).My question is whether kernel-smp supports more than 16GB of
    RAM or it has the same limitation as in X86 systems.

    Regards,
    Sara Sodagar


  2. Re: kernel-smp for EM64T

    Sara wrote:
    > Hi
    > I want to use kernel-smp-2.6.9-11.EL.x86_64.rpm for EM64T architecture
    > (x86_64).My question is whether kernel-smp supports more than 16GB of
    > RAM or it has the same limitation as in X86 systems.


    Those limitations only apply to 32-bit systems. 64-bit systems have
    much, much larger address spaces.

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