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m.nassar
20th August 2009, 06:57 PM
Hi all , I just wanted to know the difference between the PAE kernel and the normal kernel ? could anyone help ?

SlowJet
20th August 2009, 07:12 PM
Do a google search on
PAE kernel

SJ

zackf
20th August 2009, 07:43 PM
In a nutshell the PAE kernel allows 32 bit operating systems to recognize and use more than 4 GB of RAM (up to 64 GB if I'm not mistaken). I think F11 will install it by default if your processor supports PAE.

m.nassar
20th August 2009, 08:47 PM
Thanks for the info.