FreeBSD 4.9 RC1 (i386) now available
matthias.andree at gmx.de
Thu Oct 2 02:51:56 PDT 2003
On Wed, 01 Oct 2003, Doug White wrote:
> > 2. at some point in time, usually around "Remaking all devices", the
> > machine throws a handful of segfaults and boom. I'm unsure whether
> > this might be the hardware, it's an old Cyrix MII/233 (PR300) Super7
> > CPU in a VIA MVP3 board (PCChips M577), 32 MB PC66 + 64 MB PC100 RAM
> > (66 MHz FSB), nothing "server-class", but it seems to be fine even
> > under load with SuSE Linux 8.1 or 8.2 (dual-boot).
> This tends to imply hardware issues. What kind of storage?
If Linux showed weird behaviour as well, I would not have reported this.
I'll let memtest run now to see if everything is smooth.
Storage: Local single ATA harddisk (IBM DTLA type), UDMA33, short (15"
or something) 40-pin cable, local ATAPI CD-ROM (old 36X Pioneer, using
multiword DMA with Linux).
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