But I should still see 4GB without any patch. Right?
Windows only see 1.92GB as “Installed Memory (RAM)” in Control Panel->System.
I am happy for the system to see up to 4GB only.
From: Zoran Stojsavljevic [mailto:email@example.com]
Sent: Tuesday, 7 June 2016 1:13 PM
To: Naveed Ghori
Subject: Re: [coreboot] Windows only seeing 2GB of 4G (Seabios
For you to read: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Physical_Address_Extension
Important: With PAE, IA-32<https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IA-32>
augmented with additional address lines used to select the additional memory, so physical
address size increases from 32 bits to 36 bits.
Then, after reading, this can/will help you:
On Tue, Jun 7, 2016 at 6:23 AM, Naveed Ghori
I am booting a 32 bit Win 7 image (via Seabios).
Windows is detecting only 1.92GB (even though there is 8GB of memory available.
Being a 32 bit OS I would have expected it to see at least 4GB.
Coreboot logs shows:
Available memory below 4GB: 0x7ae00000 (1966M)
Available memory above 4GB: 6144M
What can cause the full 4GB to not be seen. Should I install only 4GB of memory instead of
4GB? I have ordered some to try in any case.
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