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I have 256MB of video memory assigned to an Ubuntu 18.04 virtual machine.

[ 2.642760] [drm] Maximum display memory size is 262144 kiB

I am using the VMware graphics driver, which appears to work.

❯ glxinfo | grep render
direct rendering: Yes GLX_MESA_multithread_makecurrent, GLX_MESA_query_renderer, GLX_EXT_visual_rating, GLX_MESA_copy_sub_buffer, GLX_MESA_query_renderer, Extended renderer info (GLX_MESA_query_renderer): OpenGL renderer string: SVGA3D; build: RELEASE; LLVM; GL_OES_element_index_uint, GL_OES_fbo_render_mipmap,

But only 1MB of video memory is registered.
❯ glxinfo | grep MB
Video memory: 1MB

How might I go about fixing this problem, if indeed it is one? I'd like to utilize all available video memory.

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