Re: Memory hole 15-16Mb, how?

Martin Mares (
Mon, 22 Dec 1997 13:22:38 +0100


> I'd like to second this. It is often usefull to exclude some areas of
> memory. (For example if you are hunting bug in CPU ;-).
> PS: Patch is easy to do. If you convince Linus to include it, I
> volunteer to write it.

Well, we probably should take a slightly more generic approach to the
problem: allocate memory regions in just the same way as we do with
the I/O ports (which already have a "reserve=" command-line option).

Have a nice fortnight

Martin `MJ' Mares   <>
Faculty of Math and Physics, Charles University, Prague, Czech Rep., Earth
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