Originally Posted by Schoenfeld
Took a nice picture of such a crack today. No real macro on the camera, but still good enough. It should be easy to see that the corner pin will only have contact if pushed down, but is a lot less likely to have contact when pushed on from the side.
I didn't associate the term usually used for way more miniaturized tech with visibly noticable gaps like in that picture. Yes, I can see how that example would cause the described phenomenon
Just thought it was worth doublechecking that it was correctly on the CPU before maybe sending away his Amiga for resoldering.