System Shutting Down Unexpectedly (Ubuntu 10.04)
p3nndrag0n at gmail.com
Thu Jul 29 00:34:19 UTC 2010
On Thursday 29 July 2010 09:30:23 Tom Browder wrote:
> A few weeks ago my desktop system started shutting down into some kind
> of sleep state. In order to get it running again I have to push the
> power on, then power off, and power on again.
> I have had the same problem with the latest couple of kernels.
> I have the same kernels on my laptop which is not having the problem.
> Both systems are 64-bit, but the desktop uses nvidia and the laptop does
> I can't see anything that looks like a problem in my logs that I recognize.
> Any suggestions?
> Thanks a heap.
> Thomas M. Browder, Jr.
> Niceville, Florida
I also had a similar prob with an older pc of mine. For me the culprit turned
out to be a failing graphics card. As the others mention it's worth checking
the cpu temp for thermal shutdown probs or the power supply may also be
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