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Re: [OT] kernel panic; I/O error -- hardware failure?



On Mon, 10 Jan 2005 13:36:27 EST, nori heikkinen writes:
>HOWEVER, then, it boots just fine!  i'm skeptical as to how long it will
>stay up, since it just died by itself on friday ... but this appears to
>be working for now, with just one 256M stick of memory in there.
>
>i guess the longer-term solution is to get new memory?  hmm.

Looks like a job for memtest86 (assuming you're on an x86 box). It's
 `apt-get install`able, although in your case I'd try sticking it on
 a floppy and boot from there.

http://www.memtest86.com/

cheers,
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