64 bit doesn't like me
paulatgm at gmail.com
Mon Nov 10 18:34:24 UTC 2008
Mark Haney said the following on 11/10/2008 09:22 AM:
> Paul S wrote:
>> It seems 64-bit doesn't like something on my pc.
>> I've tried it 3 times (earlier versions of Ubuntu up to hardy.1) and
>> same result .. it freezes about once per day. I have no such problems
>> on 32-bit, so have gone back each time.
>> Is there any way to figure out what the problem is? I'd like to file a
>> bug, but have no way to know where.
> Hmm, what are your specs? I'll assume it's 64-bit capable, since you
Nothing special, just a dell E1505 laptop with Intel Core 2 Duo (which
is supposed to support 64-bit).
> did get it to install and run (sort of). My guess is, it's a kernel
> issue, possibly, or, if you have >=4GB RAM the RAM on the upper end of
> the range is bad (or maybe needs reseating). 32-bit won't see all 4GB so
> that might be the culprit.
No it's just 2GB RAM.
> (dmesg output would be really helpful here if possible)
I don't see any error messages in dmesg, nor any of the logs.
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