Ticket #5761 (closed defect: fixed)

Opened 7 years ago

Last modified 2 months ago

Enhancement: Raise the available memory for a VM running on Win 32 bits host

Reported by: antiloop222 Owned by:
Priority: minor Component: VMM
Version: VirtualBox 3.1.0 Keywords: maximum memory allocation
Cc: Guest type: Linux
Host type: Windows

Description (last modified by aeichner) (diff)

Since VB 3.1, available memory for VM running on Win32 hosts has been limited to 1500M to prevent VM_MAP_FAILED (=> guru meditation).

Is it possible to improve the memory management so we can allocate more memory to the VM ? This could be very interesting for hosts having 4Gb

For information, it is possible to allocate up to 1948M with VMWare Server 1.0.10 without any errors.

Change History

comment:1 Changed 6 years ago by frank

  • Component changed from other to VMM

That will be fixed in the next major release.

comment:2 Changed 2 months ago by aeichner

  • Status changed from new to closed
  • Resolution set to fixed
  • Description modified (diff)
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