linux 2.6.16 and 2G/2G-split

Sven Köhler skoehler at
Mon Apr 3 09:26:42 CDT 2006

>> since i upgraded my kernel to 2.6.16, wine segfaults immediatly after i
>> start it. When i upgraded to 2.6.16, i also chose to use the 2G/2G vmsplit.
>> Is wine supposed to work with that config?
> No, it won't work (and other apps will break too). Don't mess with
> vmsplit.

That message is understood.

But since kernel 2.6.16, the vmsplit can be chosen via "make menuconfig"
- so more and more users of 2G/2G, the new 3G/1G-split or even 1G/3G may

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