Michael Leone on Fri, 2 Mar 2001 15:52:51 -0500

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Re: [PLUG] ram tests

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From: "MaD dUCK" <madduck@madduck.net>
To: "debian users" <debian-user@lists.debian.org>; "plug"
Sent: Friday, March 02, 2001 3:37 PM
Subject: [PLUG] ram tests

> so i got a couple of pc100 sdram dimms sitting 'round and i don't know
> if they work. i have this linux box sitting here which i want to use
> to test the things, but i don't know what software to use.
> do you know of any hardcore ram test software for linux which will do
> read and write tests on the ram of a machine?

There is memtest86. You might do better to bring them to a local computer
shop, and ask them to leave it in their RAM tester overnight. I know PCM, on
Walnut St. in Philadelphia, will do this for you.

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