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Re: debian way to memtest86?

On Thu, Sep 15, 2005 at 01:10:38AM +0200, Rakotomandimby Mihamina wrote:
> Hi,
> My computer is seriously segfaulting during compilation (eg: kernel,
> gnome, openoffice,... src.rpm)
> I dont know what's going on, so I decided to test the RAM first.
> Is there any "debian way" to do memtest? On some distros, I saw a
> memtest entry into the bootloader. I use lilo for the moment, anyway, I
> dont have floppy drive, just CDRom.

Knoppix has memtest86 installed.  You can enter either memtest or
memtest86 (check the cheat sheet to be sure) at the prompt and off you

Roberto C. Sanchez

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