Re: Dr. Watson error

Phil Heller ( (no email) )
Mon, 28 Apr 1997 10:02:55 -0400

I tried it with the service packs.... and.... no dice.

Oh well, I'm running just fine with fat. Now I can have DOS and Linux
(using UMSDOS) all share the same filespace!

From: Dale E. Reed Jr. <>
Date: Monday, April 28, 1997 4:25 AM
Subject: Re: Dr. Watson error

>Phil Heller wrote:
>> I have a Micron Milennia Pro2 with 96 meg of ram and a Pentium Pro 200
>> processor running NT4.0 as well. I bought it around last september and
>> exchanged it around last december. It appears that alot of STOP ("Blue
>> Screen") errors we're being caused by running an NTFS file system. I
>> reformatted and installed on a FAT partition (I didn't really want to)
>> everything has worked fine (although slower due to FAT) since.
>Hopefully you do know about a problem with NT 4.0 (no service packs) and
>which can cause data corruption? A pretty good reason to install ATLEAT
>SP1. :)
>Dale E. Reed Jr. (
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