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Virtual Memory I: the problem

Virtual Memory I: the problem

Posted Mar 11, 2004 22:17 UTC (Thu) by jmshh (guest, #8257)
In reply to: Virtual Memory I: the problem by mmarkov
Parent article: Virtual Memory I: the problem

The keyword here is "directly", i.e. without any manipulation of page
tables. So all physical RAM has to live inside the 1GB virtual address
space of the kernel, together with some other stuff, like video buffers.


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