[olug] Looking for a larger server, not necessiarly new.

Dan Linder dan at linder.org
Tue Sep 1 08:06:44 CDT 2015

Thanks for the offer.

Nope - once I tracked down the bad CPU, I was able to boot and run
MemTest86+ on the single CPU without issue.

And thanks for the offer of the CPU for testing - I'll keep it in mind to
use it to test the socket if I decide to purchase a second one off eBay.


On Mon, Aug 31, 2015 at 11:24 PM, Aric Aasgaard <aric at omahax.com> wrote:

> A thought, if you are running Memtest86+ I highly recommend against using
> SMP mode, if you are,  even though it sounds like a good idea.  I have had
> several repeat false errors because of it that lead me to believe I had a
> bad CPU when I didn't.   ......and let me know if you want to borrow memory
> or CPUs to test and troubleshoot with.

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