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Maximum Memory in Java

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Joined: 2003-08-22

For windows you are limited to 2 GB...
See Moazam Rajas' blog for details

Presumably this will be fixed with Vista...
But then I hope that M$ changes their plans
to hobble performance of OpenGL:

On Linux and Solaris we can get very close to the
4 GB barrier with the 32-bit JVM and beyond
with the 64-bit JVM.



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Joined: 2004-01-05

I somehow doubt that Microsoft are going to fix this for Vista as they haven't hinted at anything of the sort. The real solution is to buy a 64-bit processor and run the 64-bit JVM.