Re: 2.0.33 kernel crash -- details

B. James Phillippe (
Fri, 6 Mar 1998 14:28:00 -0800 (PST)

On Fri, 6 Mar 1998, Chris Evans wrote:

> Hi,
> We just had 2.0.33 die on us. It wasn't a complete hang like people have
> been reporting. It was pingable but would not launch new processes.
> When I got to the box the console was logging "eth0: couldn't allocate a

Hi Chris. Unfortunately, you didn't mention what type of ethernet card you
have, and what driver you're using (if not the stock kernel one for
2.0.33). This information could be very helpful in determining the cause
and solution to your problem.


B. James Phillippe <>
Linux Software Engineer, WGT Inc.

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