Computer shutting down

NoOp glgxg at
Fri Aug 31 18:35:28 UTC 2007

On 08/31/2007 09:28 AM, Peter wrote:
> If I leave my computer whilst it is downloading it shuts down after an
> hour and I lose what I have been downloading - in this case Open office
> (a 32mb download). This has happened 5-6 times.This does not happen
> under windows so it must be something to do with Linux.  I have set
> Power management to never for putting the computer to sleep. Can anyone
> help please.
> Peter

Load the configuration editor ( or
if it's not there: sudo apt-get install gconf-editor). Search for power
settings & see if perhaps you have something set that can be turned off.

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