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Accordingly, modern operating systems all depend on a broad concept called virtual memory.
On top of that, Photoshop uses 6MB of RAM, meaning that IIsi owners that haven't upgraded from their original 5MB total (or less) may need to use virtual memory.
Windows, Linux, and macOS have all received security patches that significantly alter how the operating systems handle virtual memory in order to protect against a hitherto undisclosed flaw.
The use of virtual memory gives us a number of useful features beyond the simplicity of addressing.
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