spontaneous logout

Luis Murillo lmurillo at gmx.net
Tue Nov 22 05:28:06 UTC 2005

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Well, you can check that, but then you can also check the memory of the
box. The last time I had this problem was due to a problem with the
memory that was installed, I left a single DIMM and haven't had the
problem again.

Vincent Trouilliez wrote:
> On Tue, 2005-11-22 at 08:12 +1100, David wrote:
>>I'm still running hoary, which I tend to leave running 24/7, with various 
>>windows open.. mostly terminal and browser.
>>Every so often it logs out spontaneously for no obvious reason. The 
>>machine does not shut down. The login screen is displayed. 
>>It's happened about 4 times. No damage seems to be done except for the 
>>loss of the open windows. I wonder if any one else has experienced this or 
>>knows why it happens.
> Hmmm, I had that problem with Warty and Hoary. I narrowed it down to the
> 3D Nvidia drivers. I gave up 3D acceleration, put an old 2D PCI card,
> and that made Hoary, and now Breezy, solid as a rock.
> I expect I will be needing 3D in 2 or 3 years so, so I hope that by this
> time, the Open Graphics project will have come true, as hopefully this
> will lead to mature, top quality/reliable drivers. Here is hoping
> anyway...
> --
> Vince

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