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Post Posted July 27th, 2006, 12:59 pm

What area of virtual address space is reserved for the core operating system components? I appreciate any help. Thanks

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Post Posted July 27th, 2006, 2:28 pm

Why should we do your homework/exam for you?
http://forums.mozillazine.org/viewtopic.php?t=444276

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Post Posted July 27th, 2006, 2:51 pm

your not..i something I am trying to understand...that is all.

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Post Posted July 27th, 2006, 4:51 pm

Then you need to ask your question better. Are you asking about MAC addresses or IP addresses or...

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Post Posted July 27th, 2006, 6:17 pm

I believe I found my answer

by looking at this

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Should I say it's 2-3mb? Is that correct?

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Post Posted July 27th, 2006, 6:18 pm

or does that mean it's just 1 MB?

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Post Posted July 28th, 2006, 10:59 am

Can I please get an answer?

TKS

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Post Posted July 29th, 2006, 12:05 pm

If you really need to know it the OS is the sum of the Ring 0 components which use the top gigabyte of RAM (if required). And some of the Core systems components which can take another gigabyte of RAM. Summed up the OS takes the top 2 gigabyte. But i guess this has changed when switching over to the WinNT type of kernel.
This document should answer all questions:
http://www.openrce.org/reference_librar ... Spaces.pdf

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Post Posted July 30th, 2006, 5:51 pm

thank you trolly.

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Post Posted July 31st, 2006, 12:20 am

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