Re: PROBLEM: AMD Zacate E350 shows only 2.6GB memory when 8GBinstalled

From: Joerg Roedel
Date: Fri Jun 17 2011 - 05:21:30 EST

On Thu, Jun 16, 2011 at 05:59:19PM -0700, chrish@xxxxxxxxxxxxx wrote:
> I tried this on Fedora 14 and OpenSuse 11.4 and both exhibit the same
> behavior. 8GB is installed but only 2698476 shows available for use
> using "top" or "free". dmidecode shows 2 4GB DIMMs and the BIOS reports
> 8GB of memory. Memtest reports and tests 8GB of memory. I Googled the
> issue and it seems there are others that also report the same. What to
> do? Thank you.

It was already asked for, but dmesg is certainly helpful. Please send
the dmesg of a kernel boot.


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