[rescue] Memory upgrade in Dell PowerEdge 2560

Meelis Roos mroos at linux.ee
Wed May 27 00:40:14 CDT 2015

> The Centos 6.6 install CD has memtest86+ on it.  I ran it, with the 
> "good" 2gb, and it doesn't get very far before it hangs...... no further 
> progress, no keyboard response.  The Wikipedia article mentions that 
> hangs can be caused by CPU and motherboard issues. However, I would 
> think if that were my situation all 8 sticks would behave the same way, 
> but the other seven don't get that far.  Centos 6.6 boots and runs fine 
> as far as I can tell.

To me, it sounds like a compatibility problem...

Meelis Roos (mroos at linux.ee)

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