Hard Lock

Scott Silva ssilva at SGVWATER.COM
Tue Jan 10 22:55:10 GMT 2006

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Information Services spake the following on 1/10/2006 2:15 PM:
> Once again one of my mailscanner systems locked up.  I had quite a scare
> with this one, and I am sure I will be in during the weekend building
> another system for when this one kills over.  This time I had to take
> out the RAM and replug the HDs in order to it to get a sense of itself,
> but I am wondering if it has something to do with the powerleaps we have
> in the Dell Optiplex G1s.  Could they be overheating and causing the
> lockups?  If this is possible that would explain why it booted after I
> messed with the other hardware.  But this is what I retried from the
> /var/log/messages.  Better information, but not something I understand. 
> Can you make sense of it??

Do you have the original processors?
If so, swap out the powerleap and see if problem goes away.
Also could see if cooling fans are slowing down/stopped, or accumulation
of dust in fins.

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