Problems with VirtualAlloc/Lock

Alexandre Julliard julliard at
Wed Mar 16 02:32:42 CST 2005

Michael Ost <most at> writes:

> Wine reports that apps have 2GB of VM in GlobalMemoryStatus, but they
> actually only have 1GB. Isn't that a Wine bug?

Not really, you do have 2GB of VM, you just can't allocate all of it
with VirtualAlloc(NULL) because of kernel limitations. You can still
access it by specifying explicit addresses.

Alexandre Julliard
julliard at

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