[Samba] Re: OT: ECC Memory

John Drescher drescherjm at gmail.com
Wed Jun 27 12:57:08 GMT 2007

> Well, this contradicts what John just said, which is why I asked for an
> John? Anyone? White paper? Unbiased tests/comparison?
I have seen performance penalties for ECC of 0% to 5% range.

Here is are some links:

On desktops I no longer use ECC but I do use it 100% of the time on
workstations and on servers. Basically anything that has > 2GB of
memory I use ECC most likelty and that will most lilely be REG ECC as
I would use a server/workstation board and processor in that case.


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