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 Kernel 2.6: Linux More Enterprise-Ready Than Ever

The 2.6 Linux kernel employs a number of techniques to improve the use of large amounts of memory, making Linux more enterprise-ready than ever before. This article outlines a few of the more important changes, including reverse mapping, the use of larger memory pages, storage of page-table entries in high memory, and greater stability of the memory manager.

 (Submitted by Anonymous Sat Mar 6, 2004 )


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