lkml.org 
[lkml]   [2002]   [Sep]   [6]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
/
Date
From
SubjectRe: Linux SMP kernel bug with > 512M ram
Works fine for me with up to 32Gb of RAM. Can you try a vaguely
current kernel?

Martin.

--On Friday, September 06, 2002 4:55 PM +0000 jeff@AmeriCom.com wrote:

>
> I've been having problems with a few of our servers and I can't seem to find this
> problem mentioned anywhere else. All of the dual processor machines will not operate
> with greater than 512 megs of ram with the newer SMP kernels (2.4.7-10enterprise #1
> SMP). Two of the dual P3 1ghz machines crash after a few minutes, when the memory
> usage gets high enough, I presume. The errors they spit out vary, but its only when
> I go over 512megs of ram, and only on dual processor machines. I had a slightly
> different problem when I tried to set it up on a dual p2 266 machine, when I go over
> 512 megs there, the system takes an hour to boot up, and everything crawls from
> there. I asked a friend of mine to try this newer kernel with his dual processor
> server, and he says the same thing (when I go over 512, it crashes). Has anybody had
> this problem? Is there a fix?
>
> Regards,
>
> Jeffrey Moss
> jeff@americom.com
>
>
>
>
>
>
> -
> To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
> the body of a message to majordomo@vger.kernel.org
> More majordomo info at http://vger.kernel.org/majordomo-info.html
> Please read the FAQ at http://www.tux.org/lkml/
>
>


-
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to majordomo@vger.kernel.org
More majordomo info at http://vger.kernel.org/majordomo-info.html
Please read the FAQ at http://www.tux.org/lkml/

\
 
 \ /
  Last update: 2005-03-22 13:28    [W:0.057 / U:5.384 seconds]
©2003-2020 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site