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KERN_INVALID_ADDRESS

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Jan 12, 2008 10:11 AM
With all sorts of different applications, I keep on getting "KERNINVALIDADDRESS" with a whle long error message. I have a gig of ram and I ran apple hardware test and there is nothing wrong. Any ideas?

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MACBOOK, Mac OS X (10.5.1), 1 gig of RAM not new
  • Mac Medic (be@MacOSG.com) Level 6 Level 6 (17,290 points)
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    Jan 12, 2008 11:01 AM (in response to brainlessmonkey)
    This error will show up when a memory address is invalid. You could have a RAM issue, even though the hardware test showed fine. I would go and do this.

    1. First, trash the preference file(s) on the app(s) that are crashing and see what happens.

    2. Do an Archive and Install to eliminate a software issue.

    3. Try replacing the RAM, or pull one module and switch them around to test one at a time.

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