memtest

R Kimber rkimber at ntlworld.com
Wed Jan 25 12:51:18 UTC 2006


On Wed, 25 Jan 2006 09:51:09 +0800
"Michael T. Richter" <ttmrichter at gmail.com> wrote:

> On Tue, 2006-24-01 at 20:35 +0000, Norman Silverstone wrote:
> > All I can think of is that it
> > was not there when I installed Warty and, as I upgraded rather than
> > full install for the upgrades, I have never seen any up to date
> > help files and, hence, nothing about memtest.
> 
> Memtest was there when I installed Warty.  I used it to find some
> flaky RAM on the initial test system I was using at the time.

I think the question is not so much about memtest, which was just an
example, as how to learn about changes if you only ever do one install
and then just do upgrades.

- Richard
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Richard Kimber
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