3Gb ram being reported as 1.9Gb

Chris Cheney ccheney at ubuntu.com
Mon Mar 30 17:00:22 BST 2009

On Mon, 2009-03-30 at 17:26 +0530, Nishith Nand wrote:
> 256MB, its a nVidia 8600GT.

If you have 3GB RAM and only a 256MB video card then it should be
showing more than 1.9GB RAM free. You should probably update your
motherboard BIOS if you haven't already. If you still have problems with
it showing only 1.9GB RAM after that you might want to file a kernel bug

Do you see the full 3GB RAM on any other OS, or have you only tried


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