Re: dpkg blows up on etch amd64
On Saturday 07 January 2006 20:55, Aaron Stromas wrote:
> Pid: 17468, comm: dpkg Not tainted 2.6.12-1-amd64-generic
is the Oops systematic ? (every time you do the upgrade), or sporadic ? in the
second case you might have a hardware problem. possibly memory. Try checking
it with memtest86+ (apt-get install memtest86+)
If it is systematic, as you are running an older kernel there is probably no
point in sending this in as a kernel problem. Upgrading is your best bet.
What you could do on a short notice is change the kernel you use from the
generic one to one of the specific kernels for your processor.
Etch has these other two kernel :
the first one runs best on Intel, the other one on AMD.