[ltp] T40, memtes86, blank blue screen, Bellet's memtest86 patch
Mon, 20 Oct 2003 13:10:48 -0400
Joel was right - the provided ISO acts the same way as
precomp.bin provided in the Memtest86 distribution. :(
Would anyone happen to have a version of Memtest86 that runs
properly with T40s?
I would really appreciate it if somebody could provide this. I
can also put this up on a publically accessible web site for
others to download, if bandwidth is a concern.
I also tried using http://ultimatebootcd.com/, however,
Memtest86 included on it acts the same way as precomp.bin as
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---- On Mon, 20 Oct 2003, Joel Ebel (firstname.lastname@example.org) wrote:
> I had the same symptom running the unpatched version available
> memtest website. I tried to apply the patch, and then
> expected an older version of gcc to compile properly. I
> 2.95.3 and memtest compiled and worked fine for me. I imagine
> available boot cd will work just the same as the precomp.bin.
> Victor Pechorin wrote:
> > On Mon, 2003-10-20 at 15:15, otisg wrote:
> >>I'm trying to run memtest86 on my T40 to test its memory
> >>(daily crashes story).
> >>I applied Mr. Bellet's patch:
> >>and added Memtest to Grub bootloader.
> >>Are others having more luck with Memtest86 3.0 on T40
> >>Am I supposed to apply some trick not mentioned on
> > The official memtest86 website now has a bootable-CD ISO
> > for download
> > http://www.memtest86.com/memtest86-3.0.iso.gz
> > Try it!
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