Subject: Re: resets under high load
To: Matthias Scheler <email@example.com>
From: Andreas Kahari <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 03/13/2004 14:13:43
On Sat, Mar 13, 2004 at 10:15:07AM +0000, Andreas Kahari wrote:
> On Sat, Mar 13, 2004 at 07:32:49AM +0000, Matthias Scheler wrote:
> > In article <email@example.com>,
> > Stephen Degler <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> > > Thanks for the suggestion, but no luck. I just pop straight back to
> > > the bios startup screen, with no output on the serial console.
> > <WILD GUESS>
> > Could it be a too weak power supply? High CPU load under X11 (when your
> > graphic cards is consuming more power) might be just enough to overload
> > it causing the reset.
> > </WILD GUESS>
> I have a 550W PSU. I done't believe I should have a problem
> with that, and I *had*. (only once so far though)
Make that "twice"... :-(
Reset while building meta-pkgs/xfce4 and CVS updating src. It
was untarring a lot of tar archives when it reset.
Andreas Kähäri |[==]|
East Anglia |[==]|