[ubuntu-uk] Constant crashing

Barry Titterton titterton.barry at gmail.com
Fri May 30 07:13:37 UTC 2014

On 30/05/14 07:07, Gareth France wrote:
> I recently installed Ubuntu on a friends computer as it was running 
> painfully slowly with Windows. It is an older machine and the 
> performance is now acceptable. However it appears that it is regularly 
> hanging and requiring a forced reboot to cure this. When working on 
> their broadband setup yesterday I witnessed this three times in a row, 
> gave up and used my laptop instead. I have run the memory check that 
> comes with Ubuntu and found no errors. I just wondered if anyone had 
> any ideas how to track down the fault. Although slow Windows did not 
> crash like this.
Hi Gareth,

Can you please give the model and specifications for your friend's computer?

Barry T

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