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Windows 7 starts with 1.5gb of ram missing, hindering minecraft memory usage

I tried to search for an answer, but couldn't find one. On my computer there's a lot of ram non-free and not shown in task manager under processes. Minecraft requires a lot of memory. I have 8 ...
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Trying to edit installed files in RAM during a live CD Ubuntu session

I'm without a hard drive for the moment, and would like to install some mods on minecraft inside of my Ubuntu live usb. Unfortunately I can't find the files once minecraft has installed (and works). ...
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How to limit a Java process to a certain amount of RAM?

I am trying to limit Minecraft to a certain amount of memory. To that end, I start it from a batch file with the following line: javaw -Xms256M -Xmx256M -cp Minecraft.exe net.minecraft.LauncherFrame ...