Re: floating point used in kernel
On Thu, 2003-04-24 at 00:23, :: oana :: wrote:
> i'm running sid on a pismo with the 2.4.20 kernel compiled using
> make-kpkg with the benh + debianlogo patches applied.
> every 30 minutes or so (sometimes even more frequently) the machine
> stops responding for about 30 seconds to eternity (ok, i'm
> exaggerating... it certainly feels like it). rxvt is always one step
> behind what i'm actually typing, all network activity is kaput.
> i get this in dmesg:
> floating point used in kernel (task=c01a9420, pc=c0004028)
Can you lookup that address in System.map ? Did you try without
debianlogo ? How do you boot the machine ? (yaboot ?)
Looks like memory corruption, so it could be bad RAM...
> same message when not running X but no freezing up.
> has anyone else experienced this?
Benjamin Herrenschmidt <firstname.lastname@example.org>