Re: less than 4 MB RAM / 2 bzip or not 2 bzip?

From: Michele Andreoli (
Date: Fri May 19 2000 - 21:19:18 CEST

On Fri, May 19, 2000 at 05:45:23PM +0200, Johannes nicely wrote:
> I tried the following: I took the hardisk from my 386 and installed it in my
> Pentium. After booring muLinux from my floppy I cloned it to an ext2 partition
> on the newly installed harddisk. After that I put the harddisk back into my
> 386. It all worked. But when I run muLinux for some time, many commands do not
> work any longer. They report a Segmentation Fault. I think this is because the
> Pentium is much faster than the 386 and muLinux thinks I'm running it on a
> Pentium. Am I right to say so???

muLinux do not keep memory about previous incarnation. I noticed in the
past strange error when RAM is low and muLinux run in ramdisk.
If you setup a swap, the error disappear.


I'd like to conclude with a positive statement, but I can't 
remember any. Would two negative ones do?       -- Woody Allen
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