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Date:	Fri, 07 Dec 2007 08:24:46 +0100
From:	Marco Gatti <>
To:	Linus Torvalds <>
CC:	Andrew Morton <>,, Greg KH <>,
	Thomas Gleixner <>,
	Ingo Molnar <>
Subject: Re: Bug: get EXT3-fs error Allocating block in system zone

Linus Torvalds schrieb:
> But the disk errors are something else, doesn't ring a bell. Sounds like 
> IO corruption on the group descriptor block or something like that. Might 
> be worth testing to see if the problem goes away with less than 4GB of 
> RAM..

Thanks, I'll try this, to see if there's a dependency on that. But it's 
not a really solution for a virtualization system to work with less 
memory ;-). I also read that there's maybe a problem with intel graphics 
media accelerator driver in conjunction with more than 4GB RAM and 
kernel will hang on boot, but I think this is fixed, I can boot. So 
securly, I put out i915 series drivers and frame buffer support in 
kernel config. The grahpics adapter onboard works with shared memory 
technology. I configured 128M in BIOS...
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