4GB of wasted MAC RAM

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my macbook pro 2010 15 inch with 8GB of ram it has 1.41 GB of wired ram and 2.16 GB of inactive ram and 30mb of free ram ...... WHY????
 

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What are you running?

You might also want to take a look at this. It explains how OS X manages memory.
 

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