Re: Ultra 80 hanging
On Feb 1, 2006, at 11:31 PM, Martin Morris wrote:
After downloading newer ISOs i finally managed to get debian
installed on my Ultra 80 and all is working fine...
EXCEPT that occasionally it will hang for no reason. No clues in
the logs or anythign to help.
I've done some POST diagnostics thinking it might be dodgy RAM and
this came up:
0>INFO: 1024MB Bank 0
0>WARNING: SIMM mismatch, using lowest SIMM value in Bank 1
0>INFO: 128MB Bank 1
0>INFO: 128MB Bank 2
0>INFO: 0MB Bank 3
0> <00> Malloc Post Memory
Does that mean that my RAM in Bank 0 doesn't match the rest meaning
I'd remove the two 128MB's? Or is something else going on?
Memory in Sparc hardware is installed in pairs.
I have a feeling that you can't use that 1GB SIMM unless you have
another installed in Bank 1.
Try moving the 128MB SIMM in Bank 1 to Bank 3, and leave Bank 1 empty
- that *might* work. But I've never tried it - I always install in