[nSLUG] Frequent hang ups
nslug at fop.ns.ca
Wed Jan 30 16:05:16 AST 2008
On Wed, 30 Jan 2008, Vikram Chhatre wrote:
> My work computer is a dual boot Slackware 10.0 and XP system. It runs
> 24x7 because among other things, it runs a webserver. Recently, the fan
> on the video card went out, so I replaced it with a new one.
> Simultaneously, I noticed that as soon as I booted into XP, the system
> would hang and I would not be able to bring it back to life without
Try doing a shutdown instead of just rebooting. Scrambled ACPI tables can
cause the problems you've mentioned. I've usually only seen it quite so
bad on laptops, though.
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