Linux doesn't recognize all of my RAM


I have a PC running Debian Sarge with a 2.6 kernel. There is 1.25 GB of RAM installed and the BIOS recognizes it. However, Linux only recognizes 885 MB. I have tried adding mem=1280 to the GRUB configuration but that didn't change anything. Any help you can provide is appreciated.
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Duncan RoeSoftware DeveloperCommented:
Do a "make xconfig" or "make menuconfig" in the Linux source directory and look for an option regarding memory size. at building for x86-64 I can no longer see one, but I know I used to.

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delgadojAuthor Commented:
I recompiled the kernel with the High Memory Support option set to 4GB and when it came back up it recognized all the RAM. Thanks a lot.
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