[Beowulf] Tyan S2882

Constantin Charissis cch at dataswift.fr
Wed Sep 27 11:19:11 EDT 2006


Krugger a écrit :
> To be solved:
> - random kernel panics that take out the logging even when all debug
> flags are set in the kernel, as it fails to sync the disc during the
> kernel panic.
>
Hi,

We have a lot of clusters running with S2882 (centos3, centos4, debian 
sarge) without random kernel panics.
One BIOS option can cause severe problems : PowerNow should be set to 
disabled.
But this is the default in latest BIOS.

Common problems we got so far on those boards : Power supply too small, 
ECC Errors, PowerNow enabled = crash. Not really related to the MB...

Maybe you have a batch of NoName RAM ?

Best regards,

-- 
Constantin Charissis
DATASWIFT


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