Re: linux-2.1.44 on i586: Immediate crash on boot

Mike Bristow (
Tue, 8 Jul 1997 19:18:02 +0100

In article <>, (Gerald Britton) writes:
oops or hard crash). This has been one of the most spectacular crashes
> i've seen under Linux, under NT i've gotten even worse (and more frequent
> than even 2.1.x kernels) crashes where the monitor goes into whitenoise :)

This is actually a ploy by microsoft to contaminate anyone who is a
hacker with the original MetaVirus. For a full explination,
see Snow Crash :)