Subject: Re: kernel messages (timeouts, errors)
To: Michael Graff <>
From: Wilko Bulte <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 04/05/2000 07:51:08
On Tue, Apr 04, 2000 at 01:56:53PM -0700, Michael Graff wrote:
> A new alpha system I'm setting up is getting messages like these:
> 	Warning: received processor correctable error.
> 	fxp0: device timeout
> 	fxp0: device timeout
> The timeouts happened about 3 hours apart, and the first correctable
> error was just before the first timeout.
> Is this something I should be worried about for a machine that is
> about to go into heavy production use?

Sounds like the ECC is correcting memory errors. At least that is
what I have seen one of my Alphas do once or twice. 

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