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Re: (Un)correctable codeword count high
Gotcha. Well, I've kept an eye on the count, and normally it doesn't move. However, I just noticed a lag spike while gaming that resolved itself after about 10-20 seconds. The log showed a T3 timeout at this time, and both the correctable and uncorrectable codewords were increasing in realtime. Then another T3 timeout occured, according to the log. After a couple of minutes of this, the "storm" stopped. The correctable and uncorrectable codewords stopped increasing. The increase was about 25% during this period.
So it appears that my unusually high # of errors are occuring in short bursts that are spread out quite a bit apart. The numbers went from a couple hundred (which was received at startup), to over 100,000 correctable and over 1,000,000 uncorrectable overnight last night. It's now 12:30AM EDT here - the problem occured just 10 minutes ago at 12:20AM.
I wonder what it could be?