Bug#261259: boot problems
On Wed, Sep 01, 2004 at 03:58:45PM +0300, Shaul Karl wrote:
> On Sun, Aug 29, 2004 at 11:24:09PM +0200, Christoph Hellwig wrote:
> > this looks almost like broken memory. Can you run memtest86 on the box?
> memtest86 and memtest86+ (what are the differences anyway?) start
> running and then the machine freezes. There is also a user (root) space
> memory testing package which killed kdeinit so I got the vt login prompts.
> I logged in and rebooted. Googling for memory testing programs was
> disappointing. Any suggestions what to do next?
Umm, that's a pretty clear sign that you _do_ have memory corruption.