Re: Random crashes with testing on IBM T22
OK, my machine just crashed again, but this time when it just stood there
running Star Office while I was reading when it locked up. Its starting to get
really annoying. How are your experiences with delivering IBM equipment for
repairs? Do they requiere you to have Windows on the machine? (I do, but in
Oh and Glen, thanks for the note about HW problems I was beginning to fear that
Linux was the problem.
On Mon, Oct 01, 2001 at 12:13:58PM -0700, Glen Mehn wrote:
> I had almost the exact thing happen on a T20 of mine, and after a huge amount of work, it started showing POST errors. It ended up being a hardware problem.
> On Mon, Oct 01, 2001 at 01:31:36AM +0200, Martin Sk?tt wrote:
> > Hi
> > I got Debian testing running on my Thinkpad T22 a couple of months ago thanks
> > to this list and it has been working almost like a charm ever since :-)
> > The problem is that I am experiencing random lockups of the machine. The
> > machine blocks completely and the only thing I can do is to turn it off. There
> > is absolutely no response from the keyboard (the caps lock LED doensn't even
> > work!). Am I the only one experiencing this? It doesn't matter which app I'm
> > using at the time.
> > I'm using a custom 2.4.5 kernel with SGI XFS patched in. A journalised FS is
> > really nice on a machine that crashes every now and then :-)
> > It happens most of the time in Mozilla or StarOffice, but that is where I
> > do most of my work.
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