Laptop locks up

Bart Silverstrim bsilver at
Wed Mar 11 21:29:50 UTC 2009

Shannon McMackin wrote:
> On Tue, 10 Mar 2009 13:29:57 -0400, Bart Silverstrim wrote:
>> I have a friend that is running 8.04 on a Dell Precision M2300. He tried
>> using 8.10 on it, but said that it would lock up tight at random time
>> intervals. He said the logs were empty of errors from the time of the
>> freezes, pointer locked, keyboard, etc...nothing responded. Not even
>> connecting remotely from another system into the laptop would work, so
>> even the network stack stopped responding.

Thank you to everyone who has (and might still) reply to the 
thread...I've been forwarding responses to him in case he decides he 
wanted to try it again!

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