[CentOS] Server hangs on CentOS 5.5

Michael Eager eager at eagerm.com
Tue Mar 8 19:14:52 UTC 2011

compdoc wrote:
>> The only indication that I had that there was a problem (other
>> that attached systems were not accessing files) was that the
>> fan(s) on the server were louder than normal.
> Are you saying the fans were running faster than normal while it was hung?
> Or are they louder than usual even while its running?

They were louder than normal when hung, but
returned to being quiet after the reboot.

> Fans making noise can mean the fan isn't spinning as fast as it should
> because the bearing is failing. Be a good time to open the case to check to
> see that all fans are working...

Good idea.

Michael Eager	 eager at eagercon.com
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