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Re: memory disappears and never returns

On Tue, 8 May 2001, Adam Felson wrote:
> Sometimes a program running on the etrax 100LX will cause the system to
> crash and upon rebooting
> /proc/meminfo only shows a fraction of available memory as being available.
> rebooting doesn't help;  proc/meminfo still showed only 340K free memory
> out of 8M
> cycling the power doesn't help either.

It would help if you post the bootlog. For example, does the board think
you have a rom filesystem in RAM during the first 2-3 lines ? What exactly
does the kernel show you as memory parameters, number of pages etc ?