Re: Kernel panics on new machine
On Sun, Oct 14, 2007 at 06:48:59PM -0400, Rob Klingsten wrote:
> Yes, I have the DIMMs in banks 1 and 2 out of 4 and I've removed and
> reseated them; I have swapped out the SATA cable, there are no PCI
> or PCI Express cards (system is headless.)
> And it looks like it was just that easy; I pulled one DIMM and ran
> the system on a single 512, problem gone; I wrote out 3 separate
> 100gb files without incident.
> It makes no sense to me as the RAM was fine in the other system, I
> never had problems.
What kind of system was the ram in before?
> Oh well, guess I'm getting new RAM.
Get GOOD ram. Athlon64/Opteron systems are picky. Well known name
brand ram is not much more money than generic (and usually crap) ram.
> thanks, sorry to trouble the list with such a trivial thing.
Ram is not trivial on AMD systems. :)