Ubuntu freezes randomly

Chris Rees utisoft at googlemail.com
Mon May 26 08:51:03 UTC 2008

Pat Brown wrote:
> I have a problem with Ubuntu freezing for no apparent reason. It's not
> like I'm running any RAM intensive programs - this morning I had
> Konquerer open, Thunderbird and OpenOffice.

OpenOffice isn't RAM intensive?? You can't be serious! Sounds like the
problem I occasionally get. Try SSHing in from a laptop/other
computer, and

$ killall -9 compiz.real

Might get you your system back, but you'll have to relogin to get
wobbles etc back.

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