Memory type? (ECC vs non-ECC)

Dan Kirkpatrick dkirk at
Fri Aug 17 11:02:16 PDT 2001

We're finalizing our specs for our next beowulf cluster... and I had a 

ECC or non-ECC memory?  Motherboard "supports" ECC memory mode... although 
non-ecc memory is cheaper so we can get more...
How does this realistically affect performance?


Dan Kirkpatrick                   dkirk at
Computer Systems Manager
Department of Physics
Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY    Fax:(315) 443-9103

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