Subject: Re: pkg/34328: [update] sysutils/memtest86
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From: Bernd Ernesti <>
List: pkgsrc-bugs
Date: 08/29/2006 15:45:03
The following reply was made to PR pkg/34328; it has been noted by GNATS.

From: Bernd Ernesti <>
Cc: Martin Wilke <>
Subject: Re: pkg/34328: [update] sysutils/memtest86
Date: Tue, 29 Aug 2006 17:41:12 +0200

 And here is the Changelog, which should be included if you provide
 Memtest86 3.2 Release (11/Nov/2004)
 Enhancements in v3.2
     * Added two new, highly effective tests that use random number patterns (tests 4 and 6)
     * Reworked the online commands:
           o Changed wording for better clarity
           o Dropped Cache Mode menu
     * Updated CPU detection for newer AMD, Intel and Cyrix CPUs
     * Reworked test sequence:
           o Dropped ineffective non cached tests (Numbers 7-11)
           o Changed cache mode to "cached" for test 2
           o Fixed a bug that did not allow some tests to be skipped
           o Added bailout for the Bit fade test
     * Error reports are highlighted in red to provide a more vivid error indication
     * Added support for a large number of additional chipsets (from Memtest86+ v1.30)
     * Added an advanced setup feature that with new chiset allows memory timings to be altered from inside Memtest86. (from Memtest86+ v1.30)
     * Misc bugfixes and code cleanup.
 On Tue, Aug 29, 2006 at 02:55:02PM +0000, Martin Wilke wrote: