How to perform a memory test using memtest86+
Last updated on SEPTEMBER 07, 2017
Applies to:Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 5.0 and later
Oracle VM - Version 3.2.1 and later
A situation may be encountered where the health of a system's memory may need to be checked. If a fault in physical memory is suspected, the memory can be tested using a software utility called memtest86+ (often just referred to as memtest ).
The memtest86+ will run a series of tests of the memory.
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