Subject: Re: Decoding machine checks...
To: None <>
From: Andrew Diller <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 09/15/2003 01:11:00
We used to get hundreds of machine checks an hour on our old 4100 with 
Tru64 4.0d. We never could get rid of them, and they never caused any 
panics. We just ignored them till we got rid of the machine. Took up a lot 
of log space, however.

I guess netbsd handles them differently than tru64.


--On Friday, September 12, 2003 8:42 PM -0400 wrote:

> Anyway, what do these machine checks mean? Is this a bad CPU? Bad board?
> Bad memory? I've got a gig of memory, should I yank half of it?