Re: New mobo question

From: Chris Wedgwood
Date: Fri Jul 16 2004 - 06:22:37 EST

On Fri, Jul 16, 2004 at 05:52:27AM -0400, Gene Heskett wrote:

> I've ordered a new mobo as I'm having what appears to be data bus
> problems with this one after a rather spectacular failure of a
> gforce2 video card, memtest86 says I have a lot of errors where
> 00000020 was written, but 00000000 came back, at semi-random
> locations scattered thoughout half a gig of dimms running at half
> their rated DDR266 speed. The last nibble of the address is always
> zero, and the next nibble is always even.

Get the board replaced.

> Is there a way to prebuild a kernel that will run on both boards?,
> this older board is a VIA82686/VIA8233 based board, a Biostar M7VIB.

If I read you correctly you're getting random corruptions all over the
place so there isn't much you an do.

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