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Old 12-14-2002, 10:07 AM   #1
kevinsung
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Question device to simulate physical memory with PCI device


Hi,

Is it possible to develope a device driver for Compact PCI device to simulate "physical memory" under LINUX? It means expanding LINUX's physical memory by using special purpose Compact PCI device.

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Old 12-14-2002, 11:11 AM   #2
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are you trying to use the device in question's native ram as an extension of your system's physical memory? i really hope you have a good reason for doing this... lol this really seems like one of those questions that trolls sometimes ask... i apologize if youre totally serious though...
 
  


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