[Samba] Re: OT: ECC Memory
CMarcus at Media-Brokers.com
Wed Jun 27 15:21:30 GMT 2007
Daniel O'Connor, on 6/27/2007 9:14 AM, said the following:
> On Wednesday 27 June 2007 21:58, Charles Marcus wrote:
>> > While slower, it has benefits for something like a database
>> > server. For a home machine, the added expense and slower speed are
>> > not worth it. Not exactly a definitive answer as there is gray
>> > area but for a production server, I'd throw in ecc
>> Well, this contradicts what John just said, which is why I asked for
>> an AUTHORITATIVE source.
>> John? Anyone? White paper? Unbiased tests/comparison?
> I have seen performance penalties for ECC of 0% to 5% range.
Ok, not *that* much, and definitely worth the hit if it does indeed
provide that much more reliability.
Thanks for the links...
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