Xorg: xserver using _a lot_ memory

Olivier Galibert galibert at pobox.com
Sun Jan 18 13:18:56 UTC 2009

On Sun, Jan 18, 2009 at 02:04:59PM +0100, Christoph Höger wrote:
> 00:02.0 VGA compatible controller: Intel Corporation Mobile GM965/GL960
> Integrated Graphics Controller (rev 0c)
> And even if I had that much memory xserver probably should not use the
> same amount of RAM.

Ah indeed, that one shares main ram afaik.  Maybe it's simply the AGP
aperture or something of the kind.  Entirely virtual, in other terms.


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