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Re: fsck seg. fault Please Help!

Am Montag, 3. November 2003 09:00 schrieb Matt:
> Bruce Sass wrote:
> >On Wed, 29 Oct 2003, matt wrote:
> >>hi, the other day my woody machine just kinda stopped working...upon a
> >>reboot i learned via beep-codes that the ram had failed.  i broke out the
> >>shop-vac and cleaned it out and it started to boot...here's where the
> >>troubble began...
> >>
> >>"Unable to andle kernel paging request at virtual address >>blabla hex<<
> >
> >I've seen this message (or something very similar) when I had a bad
> >stick of RAM... did you replace your RAM or just vacuum the dust off?
> this did cross my mind...there is one stick that i've had problems with
> on and off since i bought it in 1999.  i cleaned it and put it back in.
> i thought it may have been a problem with fsck b/c i thought seg faults
> happened when a program tried to access memory "owned" by another user.
> i'll run fsck with only one stick in there at a time and hopefuly it
> will work.

Just try to proof your RAM with free memtest86, download under:

Bye, Werner

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