faulty memory

An error in which a running program attempts to access memory not allocated to it and core dumps with a segmentation violation error. Here are few tips to track down “Segmentation Fault” error under UNIX / Linux.

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If your server crashes regularly it could be a buggy kernel, a driver, power supply or any other hardware part. Memory (RAM) is one of the critical server parts. Bad memory can cause various problems such as random Linux server restart or program segfaults. Generally, I recommend using memtester command. It is an effective userspace […]

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