Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 164303
memtest does not test all ram on Itanium with 254GB RAM
Last modified: 2007-04-18 13:29:50 EDT
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Description of problem:
IBM eServer xSeries 455 with 254 GB RAM is under test using RHR2 against RHEL 3 Update 5. The memory test is not test all the machine's RAM and in fact the test skips the memory test alltogether in this configuration.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
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Created attachment 117202 [details]
RHR2 Results from x455 testing. Please see the MEMORY test results specifically.
This is the results rpm from a couple test runs on this setup. Please see the
MEMORY test logs specifically for the issue. There appears to be some problem
The machine setup is a 4 node eServer xSeries 455 that has 254GB of RAM. The
problem occurs when memtest.sh runs during the MEMORY test.
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
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