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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. :)

Len Sorensen

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