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 From:  "Konstantin Rudoy" <Subscribe at k dot rudoy dot com>
 To:  <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] m0n0 box freezes on startup
 Date:  Tue, 16 Mar 2004 14:09:50 -0500
Actually it was working but on some restart it does not

the message before is "mounting.... " (I do net remember exactly the phrase)

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Jim Gifford" <jim at giffords dot net>
To: <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
Sent: Tuesday, March 16, 2004 12:07 PM
Subject: Re: [m0n0wall] m0n0 box freezes on startup


> Ok, we'll need to see the messages leading up to the
> swap_pager_getswapspace: failed message.
>
> Does the machine recognize all 64M of RAM?  Does the kernel during boot?
>
> Did you try setting the IDE device to CHS mode instead of LBA or Auto in
> the system BIOS?
>
> I have successfully run the cdrom version of m0n0wall on a Pentium/166
> with 32M RAM, no hard drive, just cdrom and floppy, without any problems.
>
> jim
>
> On Tue, Mar 16, 2004 at 11:48:12AM -0500, Konstantin Rudoy wrote:
> > generic pc
> > 166 MHz
> > 64MB ram
> > 32 MB sandisk  CF (tryed 2 cards with same result)
> >
> >
> >
> > ----- Original Message ----- 
> > From: "Jim Gifford" <jim at giffords dot net>
> > To: <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
> > Sent: Tuesday, March 16, 2004 11:31 AM
> > Subject: Re: [m0n0wall] m0n0 box freezes on startup
> >
> >
> > > On Tue, Mar 16, 2004 at 09:27:05AM -0500, Konstantin Rudoy wrote:
> > > > It freezes right after following message:
> > > > swap_pager_getswapspace: failed
> > > >
> > > > Thank you,
> > > > Konstantin Rudoy
> > >
> > > You need to include more information.  Are you using a soekris box, a
> > > generic pc, a wrap board?  Are you using the generic image or the
cdrom
> > > image or a board specific image?  What are the specs of the machine if
> > > it is a generic PC?
> > >
> > > I'm going to make a wild guess here and say that you don't have enough
> > > RAM in the machine.  m0n0wall needs a minimum of 32M.  A generic PC
> > > that steals some of the memory for video purposes would need to have
> > > more than that.  For machines running from CF or hard drive, even more
> > > memory is recommended for the upgrade process.
> > >
> > > hope this helps,
> > > jim
> > >
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