Please review 7112160 (Kumar Srinivasan)

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On 11/16/11 9:55 PM, Kelly O'Hair wrote:
> On windows, it's more of a "give me a block of memory this big", and sometimes even if the
> system has 4GB, it might not have a 1GB hole to give you. :^(  So java just dies on startup.
> And if you make this number > RAM, the Linux/Solaris systems could very easily just page thrash.
> We could declare that 2GB RAM is the minimum now, on all systems, and do as you say, but
> there are people out there with less RAM, I think...  not me... 

A 2G minimum sounds sensible to me.

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