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Re: [trinity-users] my vanishing root partition

From: William Morder <doctor_contendo@...>
Date: Mon, 19 Mar 2018 23:12:02 -0700

On Monday 19 March 2018 22:33:10 Felix Miata wrote:

> # inxi -v4

>You missed my redo

 >       inxi -v4 -m

>which details RAM slots and type.> inxi -v4 -m

> model name      : Intel(R) Pentium(R) Dual  CPU  E2200  @ 2.20GHz
> clflush size    : 64
> cache_alignment : 64
> address sizes   : 36 bits physical, 48 bits virtual

>Your hardware supports 64 bit. It's a close match to 3 of my own PCs, rather
>old, but certainly very usable with TDE and 64-bit OS.

Maybe so, but when I tried to install 64-bit, it rejected the packages as the 
wrong architecture, and I had a techie friend here confirm that it was 
strictly 32-bit. Otherwise, I would use the memory sticks that I have sitting 
right here, which would give me (I think) 6 gb of RAM. 

# inxi -v4 -m

System:    Host: debian Kernel: 3.16.0-5-686-pae i686 (32 bit gcc: 4.8.4) 
Desktop: N/A Distro: Debian GNU/Linux 8
Machine:   Mobo: ASUSTeK model: P5GC-VM v: Rev x.xx serial: MS1C79B00G03073
           Bios: American Megatrends v: 0407 date: 09/22/2008
CPU:       Dual core Intel Pentium Dual E2200 (-MCP-) cache: 1024 KB
           flags: (lm nx pae sse sse2 sse3 ssse3) bmips: 8800
           Clock Speeds: 1: 2200 MHz 2: 2200 MHz
Memory:    Placeholder: Feature not yet developed
Graphics:  Card: Intel 82945G/GZ Integrated Graphics Controller bus-ID: 
00:02.0
           Display Server: X.org 1.16.4 drivers: intel (unloaded: fbdev,vesa)
           tty size: 131x31 Advanced Data: N/A for root
Network:   Card-1: Qualcomm Atheros Attansic L1 Gigabit Ethernet driver: atl1 
v: 2.1.3 bus-ID: 02:00.0
           IF: eth0 state: down mac: 00:1d:60:7f:8e:50
           Card-2: ZyDAS ZD1211B 802.11g driver: zd1211rw v: 1.0 usb-ID: 
005-004
           IF: wlan0 state: up mac: 00:02:72:0c:e4:14
Drives:    HDD Total Size: 7109.6GB (83.5% used) ID-1: /dev/sdb model: 
WDC_WD15EADS size: 1500.3GB temp: 44C
           ID-2: /dev/sdd model: WDC_WD20EADS size: 2000.4GB temp: 44C
           ID-3: /dev/sda model: HTS541010G9SA00 size: 100.0GB temp: 29C
           ID-4: /dev/sdc model: ST31500341AS size: 1500.3GB temp: 32C
           ID-5: USB /dev/sde model: 10EAVS_External size: 1000.2GB temp: 0C
           ID-6: USB /dev/sdf model: 10EAVS_External size: 1000.2GB temp: 0C
           ID-7: USB /dev/sdg model: COBY_MP3_Player size: 8.1GB temp: 0C
Partition: ID-1: / size: 17G used: 16G (100%) fs: ext2 dev: /dev/sda1
           ID-2: /home size: 72G used: 27G (40%) fs: ext3 dev: /dev/sda3
           ID-3: swap-1 size: 4.00GB used: 3.44GB (86%) fs: swap 
dev: /dev/sda2
Info:      Processes: 374 Uptime: 16:08 Memory: 1437.3/2015.1MB Init: systemd 
runlevel: 5 Gcc sys: 4.9.2
           Client: Shell (bash 4.3.301) inxi: 2.1.28

Bill