m.seaman at plasm.demon.co.uk
Wed May 29 18:53:10 BST 2002
On Wed, May 29, 2002 at 11:29:13AM +0100, Mark Hughes wrote:
> Does anyone know of any good way of testing the RAM short of swapping it
> with another stick (i don't have any around :) ).
If memtest86 (http://www.teresaudio.com/memtest86/) says your RAM is
bad, then it's usually right. Unfortunately, it can return false
positives occasionally --- the only way to reliably check out a memory
stick is with a dedicated hardware tester.
Dr Matthew J Seaman MA, D.Phil. 26 The Paddocks
Tel: +44 1628 476614 Marlow
Fax: +44 0870 0522645 Bucks., SL7 1TH UK
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