[nycbug-talk] Memory sizing

Francisco Reyes lists at stringsutils.com
Sat Apr 22 13:47:42 EDT 2006

Isaac Levy writes:

> First question: what OS do you plan to run?

FreeBSD AMD64 on Opterons CPUs.

> 'PAE', for i386 systems

>From what I have read I need to use the AMD64 version if I want to see/use 
more than 4GB. 

> I've used it on is NOT a heavy-lifter- (it simply runs Samba with  
> TONS of files).

Define tons?
I have one mail machine and one database server I have to setup.
The mail machines we usually have around 3 million files.

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