/proc/meminfo capped at 4GB

Daniel Colascione dan.colascione@gmail.com
Wed Jan 12 21:30:00 GMT 2011

I recently upgraded my main workstation to 16GB of memory. Although
native Windows tools display the expected values, the figures in
Cygwin's /proc/meminfo seem capped at 4GB. Is this behavior by design?
Is it just due to WOW64?

Mem:  4294967295          0 4294967295
Swap: 4227117056          0 4227117056

Daniel Colascione

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