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Old 05-16-2005, 10:50 AM   #1
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shmget(lowmem) error: Unknown error 999

If anybody is having fun with the error below:

shmget(lowmem) error: Unknown error 999

when you start X11,

problem may be go away with following kernel config


I had this problem, and I did not find English page, I just submit here.

original page is found
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Did you mean to mark this "[SOLVED]"?

If so, kindly post (or confirm) the solution -- it might help someone else w/ the same problem.


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