Re: [semi-OT] Dead Tyan machine??
On Sun, 2007-09-30 at 00:30 -0400, Roberto C. Sánchez wrote:
> Today I found that one of my Tyan machines was dead. It is a gt20b2865.
> I've tried pulling the RAM and hard drives and turning it on. However,
> there is no video at all. I tried plugging the RAM and hard drives back
> in and again, no video. It emits a somewhat high-pitched beep at about
> one-second intervals. I suspect a fried motherboard, but at this point
> I am not sure. Can anyone with experience with Tyan machines confirm or
> refute my suspicion based on the behavior I am observing?
Was it dead after a reboot or just died on it's own? If the prior, then
could this possibly be due to a dead onboard CMOS battery?