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From: "David Gómez " <davidge@jazzfree.com>
To: Riley Williams <rhw@MemAlpha.cx>
Cc: "Mike Fedyk" <mfedyk@matchmail.com>,
	David =?unknown-8bit?Q?G=F3mez?= <davidge@jazzfree.com>,
	"Linux Kernel" <linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org>
Subject: Re: IDE DMA errors [was: Some ext2 errors]
Date: Mon, 8 Oct 2001 20:24:42 +0200 (CEST)	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.33.0110082020150.1521-100000@fargo> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <Pine.LNX.4.21.0110081207060.4085-100000@Consulate.UFP.CX>


> > But we don't know what is happening with David's system.
>
> Only David can know that - I can only comment on what I experienced
> here, and suggest that he consider that his problem MIGHT be the same.

I've already tested the memory with memtest86 and the disk with badblocks,
and no errors appeared so i think the cause is really the PSU, but unlike
a memory error it doesn't show up very frequently. If i see it more times
i'll replace the power supply with a new one.

> Unfortunately, even PSU's fail given enough time...

Yep, now i know ;)

>
> > David, let us know what you find...
>
> I'll be interested as well...

I'll let you know if i change my PSU. Thanks both of you for your help




David Gómez

"The question of whether computers can think is just like the question of
 whether submarines can swim." -- Edsger W. Dijkstra



      reply	other threads:[~2001-10-08 18:27 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 10+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2001-10-06 15:15 Some ext2 errors davidge
2001-10-06 19:13 ` Mike Fedyk
2001-10-06 23:05   ` Riley Williams
2001-10-07 13:15     ` David Gómez 
2001-10-07 18:02       ` IDE DMA errors [was: Some ext2 errors] Mike Fedyk
2001-10-07 22:39         ` Riley Williams
2001-10-08  0:32           ` Mike Fedyk
2001-10-08  0:51             ` David Gómez 
2001-10-08 11:19             ` Riley Williams
2001-10-08 18:24               ` David Gómez  [this message]

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