[SATLUG] OT: Cheryl's System Crash

Howard Haradon hharadon at gmail.com
Fri May 29 08:43:27 CDT 2009


On Thu, May 28, 2009 at 8:15 PM, Alex Bartonek
<bartonekdragracing at yahoo.com> wrote:
>
> sorry for spamming the list with updates but I figured I'd keep you'all posted.
>
> I took the system to the garage and used my air compressor to blow out the dust and stuff.  I took the memory out and blew out the contacts there also.  I gambled and only inserted two 512m sticks and kept the 256m out figuring it would be the bad stick.  So far I'm at 94% installing, no problems.  It doesnt mean the stick was bad, it could have just been the dust.  So far so good.
>
>
> --- On Thu, 5/28/09, Alex Bartonek <bartonekdragracing at yahoo.com> wrote:
>>
>> After using memtest86, its at 74% complete, test #7 found
>> 89 errors.  I'll see if I have any of this memory
>> laying around so I can replace it.

Alex, this thread is really not at all off-topic.  Your efforts to get
Cheryl's Linux
system up and running have been interesting.  Thanks for representing SATLUG
and for your time.

Howard
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Howard Haradon
San Antonio, TX  USA


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