LinuxQuestions.org
Did you know LQ has a Linux Hardware Compatibility List?
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software
User Name
Password
Linux - Software This forum is for Software issues.
Having a problem installing a new program? Want to know which application is best for the job? Post your question in this forum.

Notices

Reply
 
Search this Thread
Old 03-18-2003, 06:54 PM   #1
greg2003
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Mar 2003
Posts: 1

Rep: Reputation: 0
newbie help with running game server


Hi all,

Thought this would be a great place to ask for help here.
I'm having trouble running a game server under Linux.

Basically the server can run fine for any length of time without a problem then all of a sudden it crashes and is unrecoverable...ie needs a system rebuild.

the error is basically, when the machine gets high I/O
it starts spitting this to the console.

"Too much work at eth0"

and just keeps doing that..

what normally triggers this is if i'm unarchiving/archiving something.

Its a dual XP 1800 on a tyan mobo.
512 mb ram.

Appreciate any help on this.

Cheers.
 
Old 03-18-2003, 07:22 PM   #2
DavidPhillips
Guru
 
Registered: Jun 2001
Location: South Alabama
Distribution: Fedora / RedHat / SuSE
Posts: 7,154

Rep: Reputation: 56
I think the problem may be addressed in th 2.4.20 kernel. Try to upgrade your kernel to the latest stable version
 
Old 03-18-2003, 07:47 PM   #3
Phonics3k
Member
 
Registered: Jun 2002
Location: Wales, UK
Distribution: Gentoo 2005.1
Posts: 213

Rep: Reputation: 30
I had the same problem and as DavidPhillips said update the kernel, that worked for me ( I changed some other stuff too, but thats irrelvent)
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
'TORCS' (the game) running at 2 fps only! arjun_sh Linux - Laptop and Netbook 1 04-11-2005 10:01 AM
Running a relay SMTP server (Newbie here) Tigrebianca Linux - Networking 2 09-08-2004 07:44 AM
game not receving game list from master server Rnastyracer Linux - Games 2 04-02-2004 10:20 PM
running a game that requires a cd youssefe2k Linux - Games 2 04-02-2004 11:23 AM
Problem running a game ksgill Linux - Newbie 3 07-25-2003 10:50 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:56 AM.

Main Menu
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration