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From: Mark Knecht <markknecht@×××××.com>
To: gentoo-user@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-user] Re: Suspend to RAM caused crashes
Date: Sun, 21 Aug 2011 15:36:03
In Reply to: [gentoo-user] Re: Suspend to RAM caused crashes by Nikos Chantziaras
1 On Sun, Aug 21, 2011 at 8:12 AM, Nikos Chantziaras <realnc@×××××.de> wrote:
2 > On 08/21/2011 02:19 PM, Francesco Talamona wrote:
3 >>
4 >>  I wish yours it's not a RAM
5 >> issue, it could be tricky to spot, because memtest is not putting any
6 >> load to the machine, so it's very useful when it reports error, but when
7 >> it doesn't you can't be sure if RAM modules are in good health.
8 >
9 > CPU load doesn't affect RAM errors.  CPU load affects CPU errors.  If you
10 > only get RAM errors during heavy load, the RAM is just fine, but your CPU
11 > has a fault.
13 Unless the CPU loading causes excessive heat and the RAM has problems
14 only when it gets hot.
16 In general semiconductor speeds slow down as temperature increases so
17 a RAM that's barely in spec at room temp could be out of spec at high
18 temp.
20 Just an idea.
22 - Mark


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[gentoo-user] Re: Suspend to RAM caused crashes Nikos Chantziaras <realnc@×××××.de>