data corruption with 16GB RAM

Steve Kargl sgk at
Mon Apr 11 10:19:25 PDT 2005

On Mon, Apr 11, 2005 at 10:07:36AM -0700, Doug White wrote:
> I haven't spent much time isolating this yet, but last night I upgraded a
> Tyan S2881 machine from 2GB to 16GB and later discovered that any data
> written to the disk was getting written corrupted.  I did a cvsup &
> buildworld and the buildworld died pretty quickly on a mangled dir panic.
> The files that fsck relocated on the ensuing reboot were the ones updated
> by cvsup.
> Tyan S2881
> 16GB PC2700  (former memory was 2GB PC3200)

What brand of pc2700?  I had/have problems
with Corsair's CM74SD2048RLP-2700 ECC Reg. 


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