FreeBSD 5.3 problem on Dual AMD64 2.2GHz with 8GB RAM
tomaz.borstnar at over.net
Mon Nov 1 05:22:55 PST 2004
At 09:00 29.10.2004, Scott Long wrote:
>The ips driver looks like it will fail under heavy load when more than 4GB
>of RAM is present. I tries to force busdma to not defer requests
>when the bounce page reserve is low, but that looks to be broken and
>will result in corrupted commands.
could this be the reason for my failure to install any FreeBSD 5.3 version
to same type of machine (eserver 325) except with 5 gigs of RAM? When it
appeared to be working it ALWYAS crashed while writing files to filesystem
- UFS1, UFS2, softupdates - nothing changed this.
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