[CentOS] Emergency rescue help needed
cannewilson at googlemail.com
Thu Jan 29 20:34:12 UTC 2009
On Thursday 29 January 2009 20:23:40 Lanny Marcus wrote:
> Anne, the machine I'm using right now ate my lunch big-time, perhaps a
> year ago. It turned out to be the front panel momentary power switch on
> the junky consumer-grade case. The really weird thing is, this box runs
> 24x7 and the switch hasn't been used very much. Go figure.
> Work-around/proof was to disconnect the power switch entirely, plugging
> reset switch to the vacated pwr sw header.
As far as I can see, all that's gone is my ~/.kde - and that's a big enough
pain :-) So far, everything I've checked has been fine, so I'm thinking that
it's either power or over-heating. Since I've been running tests for several
hours, I'm inclined to rule out over-heating, so I'll get a new PSU. The case
was not a cheap one, but it did have a built-in PSU. Come to think of it, I
do believe that I have a 400w PSU in my cupboard, that is a known good brand,
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Size: 197 bytes
Desc: This is a digitally signed message part.
More information about the CentOS