Back to home page

DOS ain't dead

Forum index page

Log in | Register

Back to the forum
Board view  Mix view

HimemX v3.32 bug ? (DOSX)

posted by FFK(R) Homepage, 18.12.2008, 01:56

> Yes, looks good. Now if you use the XMSSTAT tool supplied with Jemm it
> might give a hint what's going wrong.

Rectification HimemX was not reporting correct value with mem in my desktop
with 1GB RAM and this doesn't happen with Himem.sys or XMGR.sys

Type of Memory-----Total--------Used------Free
------------------------------------------------
Conventional------655 360------84 416----570 944
Upper ------------0------------0----------0
Reserved ---------393 216------393 216 ---0
Extended (XMS)----15 728 640---?----------1 071 837 1
------------------------------------------------
Total memory------16 777 216---?----------1 072 408 1

Total under 1 MB--655 360------84 416-----570 944

Largest executable program size         570 816   (557K)
Largest free upper memory block               0     (0K)
MS-DOS is resident in the high memory area.


Here the output of XMSSTAT with HimemX on a 2GB RAM laptop:

XMS call address: 024C:061E
XMS version: 3.0
HMA handled by XMS host, HMA is allocated
largest free memory block (v2) in kB: 65535, total free: 65535
largest free memory block (v3) in kB: 1964636, total free: 1964636
XMS handle table at 024C:0030, handle cnt/size=48/10
XMS handle array at 024C:0660

 no handle region            size(kB) locks flags
--------------------------------------------------------
  1 0660   00110000-00110FFF        4     1 02 used
  2 066A   00111000-77FA7FFF  1964636     0 01 free
--------------------------------------------------------
                              1964640
free handles: 46
no UMB handler installed


and the output of XMSSTAT with Himem.sys on a 2GB RAM laptop :

XMS call address: 024C:00CF
XMS version: 3.0
HMA handled by XMS host, HMA is allocated
largest free memory block (v2) in kB: 65535, total free: 65535
largest free memory block (v3) in kB: 1964636, total free: 1964636
XMS handle table at FFF8:CC90, handle cnt/size=48/10
XMS handle array at FFF8:D58E

 no handle region            size(kB) locks flags
--------------------------------------------------------
  1 D58E   00110000-00110FFF        4     1 02 used
  2 D598   00111000-77FA7FFF  1964636     0 01 free
--------------------------------------------------------
                              1964640
free handles: 46
no UMB handler installed


EDIT by rr: added {code} tag for better readability

 

Complete thread:

Back to the forum
Board view  Mix view
15195 Postings in 1365 Threads, 250 registered users, 11 users online (0 registered, 11 guests)
DOS ain't dead | Admin contact
RSS Feed
powered by my little forum