[jhb_airlines] Re: FSX Crispyness

  • From: "Peter Dodds" <pdodds@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: jhb_airlines@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Wed, 12 Nov 2008 17:23 +0000 (GMT Standard Time)

XP Home?  Hmmmm.  You should ask someone cleverer than me for that one,
I'm afraid.  I have no idea what the differences are between Home and Pro
versions, I got Pro on a recommendation re networking.  

Peter

> *From:* Gerry Winskill <gwinsk@xxxxxxx>
> *To:* jhb_airlines@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> *Date:* Tue, 11 Nov 2008 16:26:48 +0000
> 
> So, does that mean, with XP Home, if I increase my ram from 2Gb to 
> 4Gb, it will use 3.5 Gb without me doing anything? If so I've 
> another item for my Christmas wish list.
> 
> Gerry Winskill
> 
> Peter Dodds wrote:
> > Device manager reports  3.50GB of RAM Physical Address Extension
> > What is actually fitted is 640Kb base memory plus 4096Mb extended 
> > memory
> > according to the Bios record.
> > 
> > I haven't tweaked anything yet. Windows XP Professional SP3 plus 
> > FSX SP2
> > plus Horizon Gen-X version 1 with Volume 3 "flooded Lake 
> > District" patch
> > all otherwise "out of the box", as it were.
> > 
> > Peter
> > 
> > 
> > 
> >> *From:* Gerry Winskill <gwinsk@xxxxxxx>
> >> *To:* jhb_airlines@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> >> *Date:* Tue, 11 Nov 2008 13:51:16 +0000
> >>
> >> Peter, is this using a mod to the FSX.cfg file? If so, what line 
> >> have you entered and have you avoided the crashes that some 
> users >> mention? I understand that's caused by insufficient memory 
> being >> reserved for XP.
> >>
> >> Gerry Winskill
> > 
> > 
> > 
> 
> 

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