Laptop locks up

Charlie Kravetz cjk at
Thu Mar 12 00:10:44 UTC 2009

On Tue, 10 Mar 2009 13:29:57 -0400
Bart Silverstrim <bsilver at> 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.
> He reverted to 8.04 and said it's okay with him because it works fine 
> for his needs, but did anyone else run into behavior like this in
> moving 8.04 to 8.10?
> -Bart

Here is a bug report on one user's lockups:

Charlie Kravetz 
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