Subject: Re: LFS and big files
To: David Maxwell <>
From: Steven M. Bellovin <>
List: current-users
Date: 01/03/2007 17:49:05
On Wed, 3 Jan 2007 17:40:45 -0500
David Maxwell <> wrote:

> Now I memtest86+ every new machine and every new piece of RAM before
> it goes into production.
As do I.

Note that sysutils/memtestplus can be loaded via the standard NetBSD
boot loader or Grub.  It can be compiled to use a serial console, too;
the two together mean that I install it on all of my machines,
including (of course) every remote server.

		--Steve Bellovin,