Should EDAC modules be disabled on HP Proliant hardware, as recommended by HP?

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Customer are sometimes advised by HP to disable EDAC modules within the RHEL kernel and use HP Advanced Error Detection. For example, please see the following HP advisory (c03519543). Please note, this is a third party URL and as such, Red Hat cannot validate the contents:

Advisory: Linux - the Linux Error Detection and Correction EDAC Conflicts With the HP Advanced Error Detection Technology on HP ProLiant Servers

What is Red Hat's recommendation in relation to this?

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