how can I use more than 64Mb RAM?

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Postby dingetje » Fri Mar 01, 2002 8:13 pm

<font color='#000080'>When your freesco box has more than 64Mb RAM you will notice that the kernel will only report 64Mb. To fix this add the 'mem=' keyword to the LOADLIN line in your ROUTER.BAT file:


loadlin ..... root=/dev/ram0 vga=4 panic=15 mem=128M

for 128Mb memory. Reboot and the free command should show the new amount.

The ROUTER.BAT file can be edited in DOS mode and resides in the \ROUTER directory or;

when you are logged in on your freesco box, the file is in /mnt/router/router.bat for 027 and in /boot/router.bat for 03x.

This method may not work in combination with all motherboards / memory types. The freesco kernel may still only recognize 64Mb even with the loadlin line modified. In that case you're out of luck... :down:</font>

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