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Date:      Tue, 2 Jan 1996 20:15:27 +0100 (MET)
From:      Thomas Graichen <>
To: (Sergey Kachanovsky)
Subject:   Re: FreeBSD on 4Mb of RAM
Message-ID:  <199601021915.UAA00423@mordillo>
In-Reply-To: <> from "Sergey Kachanovsky" at Jan 1, 96 08:12:18 pm

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hasn't Sergey Kachanovsky said ? ...
> Hi there!
> I want to install FreeBSD 2.1.0-RELEASE or 2.0.5-RELEASE at home, but I have
> only 4Mb of RAM on my 386dx/40MHz, and I'd like to know, if FreeBSD will
> run on such machine with only 4Mb of RAM. Please tell me, what's the lowest
> limit of memory on PC for running FreeBSD.
i think 2.1.0 will _run_ with 4 mbyte but you need a minimum of 5
mbyte to install it - maybe you can borrow it from somethere ? - maybe
2.0.5 will also install with 4 mbyte

  Perfection is reached, not when there is no  __||     thomas graichen
  longer anything to add, but when there   __||    freie universitaet berlin
  is no longer anything to take away   __||           fachbereich physik
  - Antoine de Saint-Exupery - __||

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