i forgot to include the mailing list. doh! > --- Ion-Mihai Tetcu <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > > > [ please don't post on top, it's hard to read ] > > sorry :/ > > > > Hello, > > > > > > Thanks for your response. > > > I dont think they are totally unrelated, because > > when > > > i try to install XFree86-4 and that particular > > library > > > it gets the error messages stated below (one to > > stdout > > > and the other to dmesg). All other port > > installations > > > work fine. (Before and after the XFree86-4 > > install) > > > > > > I orginally thought it was a hardware problem as > > well. > > > but to have it fail on two disks with the same > > sort of > > > error? that is highly unlikely, and installing > > > 4.8-RELEASE yeilds no errors. fsck doesn't > produce > > any > > > errors either. > > > > > > And i dont think it is a ports problem > > > because XFree86-4.3.0,1 works on 4.8-RELEASE. > So > > this > > > has left me thinking its either a bios thingy or > > > something in 4.9-RELEASE kernel that doesn't > like > > my > > > laptop. > > > > This happen when an error is detected by the disk > > driver. This can be > > caused by hardware failure or incompatibility, or > a > > driver bug. You get > > a vm_fault if the kernel is trying to page in a > > block of memory for a > > process but it can't. You probably get this > instead > > of a regular read > > error because AFAIR cp and install uses mmap() on > > files smaller than 8 > > MB. > > > > Since you changed the HDD it's probably a driver > > bug. > > Oh. um this is a silly question, but how do i know > which driver it is? > > > However I would be curios if you get the always > the > > same fsbn xxxx > > numbers. I would be very strange. Stage also is > that > > it's failing on the > > same file. > > i cannot remember if its the same fsbn numbers or > not. > i didn't keep a log. > > > > or maybe i jump to too many conculsions? > > > Hence why i would like some advice on how to > > trouble > > > shoot this. > > > > Aside from posting this + boot -v on mobile, I > don't > > know. > > well my thanks anyway for your help thus far. > > > > This is the post from yesterday with the main > > error > > > msg: > > > > missed that, sorry. > > thats ok > these things happen :D > i am very grateful that you have taken the time to > answer my post. :) > > Find local movie times and trailers on Yahoo! > Movies. > http://au.movies.yahoo.com >
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