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Re: SATAN ATTACKS EVERYWHERE
From: nbakker () cs vu nl (Niels Bakker)
Date: Thu, 13 Apr 1995 10:21:20 +0200 (MET DST)
On Tue, 11 Apr 1995, Stephen Potter wrote:
I have never seen a "real" Unix system with 16 meg total memory (phys.
memory and swap space). I'm not talking about your poor PC running
linux or something like that...
Actually, it happens in the real world fairly often:
xxx% dmesg | grep mem | head -1
mem = 16384 K (0x100000)
~ $ dmesg |grep mem
mem = 32768K (0x2000000)
avail mem = 27357184
That's one of our 12 SparcClassic.. our numerous SparcStations have 28 Mb
RAM, our SparcServers (totalling 5) have 128 Mb or even ~170 Mb.
And double that for swap.
I've got at least a couple of machines here like that. Mostly sparc1 and
sparc1+. Old machines that don't have a huge use (all our development
takes place on Indys and a couple of Sparc 5s and 10s).
Granted, these machines do have more swap space (about 64m).
Just my $.02 cents worth.. :)