test linux memory

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mister_v
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test linux memory

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Hi,

does anyone know a command to test the RAM memory of a PC?
I have a linux server.
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Re: test linux memory

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Hi you can use memtester

Install it with

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sudo apt-get install memtester (Debian, ubuntu, ...)
sudo yum install memtester (Fedore, RedHat, ...)
sudo emerge -q sys-apps/memtester (gentoo)
And than you can run it with:

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memtester 2000 5
2000 is the amount of RAM-memory you want o test (in Mib)
5 is the number of tests.
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