Re: Problems with to large of a kernel

Alan Cox (
Tue, 1 Dec 1998 21:22:45 +0000 (GMT)

> is unreachable in the 16-bit segment:offset world. Since this function
> is enabled and tested by the BIOS as part of the memory check, it is
> not too likely that it is broken. There was a problem with stuck

There have been numerous A20 gate problems with laptops and bootup - often
the external caches werent wired to the A20 switch for example


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