Subject: Re: Indy R4600 sleeps then doesn't wake up?!
To: Doug McLean <>
From: Steve Rumble <>
List: port-sgimips
Date: 07/12/2003 23:17:39
On Sat, 12 Jul 2003 16:52:23 -0700 (PDT)
Doug McLean <> wrote:

> Hi guys,
> I am sorry I cannot provide much information on this,
> but I have noticed something amiss with my Indy R4600
> running NetBSD 1.6.1.  I run it in SSH terminal mode
> (not off the screen), but if I leave it for a long
> time, overnight for example, the Indy will lock up and
> I have to manually power-off the machine.  Also, if I
> ping the machine after it has "locked-up", I do not
> get a response.  The machine is basically dead until I
> power-on again.
> This sounds like something with Advanced Power
> Management like you see on PCs, but I am totally
> guessing here.  If so, then is there a problem with
> APM in 1.6.1?

As far as I know, there isn't any sort of power management in the IP22
hardware. Your Indy is probably panicing for whatever reason. Can you
attach a serial console or monitor and acquire a panic message, perhaps
a trace as well?