Re: loud f'ing noise
On Wed, Jan 26, 2011 at 4:34 PM, Boyd Stephen Smith Jr. <firstname.lastname@example.org>
In <AANLkTikZD8iggWnBqSctcV83-CkRjVgyc_+xEwy0SXSR@mail.gmail.com>, shawn
wilson wrote:Sounds to be like a hardware or case alarm. There's probably a reset button
>i was messing around with forwarding ports with connectbot (android app) and
>all of a sudden my computer started making this loud beep - solid beep. it's
>still going on now and it's quite distracting. i don't see a pc speaker
>module loaded and this is the the only log entry that was around when it
on the case, but you might have to hard reset to clear it up. Usually, the
pcspkr module is not very loud.
heh, i rebooted. i couldn't get any work done with that noise.
for next time, is there any software to reset hardware alarms? i know
there's ipmi stuff, but i don't have an ipmi card for this computer.
when i googled, i found a man page for 'hwreset' but i didn't find
anything with 'apt-cache search' (on either the kubuntu install or a