strange shutdowns with F7

Ric Moore wayward4now at
Sat Jun 2 14:26:32 UTC 2007

On Sat, 2007-06-02 at 09:16 -0400, Claude Jones wrote:
> I had Scientific Linux running on this box without issues for days - that was 
> a fresh install from a couple of weeks back. I'm also running Windows XP on 
> this machine, and it seems to be fine
> I put F7 on last night and it went without incident. I came down this am, and 
> the machine was off. I noticed it doing fsck on boot-up so I figured maybe 
> there was a power incident, though I'm on UPS, and my other machine (this 
> one) was still up which is on the same UPS. I booted back into F7 - it was up 
> and running and I went back to the this machine (I'm on a KVM) - a few 
> minutes later, the F7 machine went dead - you know the sound a sort 
> of 'klunk' and then silence. I wasn't on the machine either time. Anyone else 
> seeing this? 
My machine, just after I bought it, did the same thing. I would suggest
that you have a weakening power supply and that the install process
pushed it over the edge. I'm assuming this isn't a laptop. Ric


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