Unexpected freezes in Maverick

Carsten Agger agger at modspil.dk
Mon Nov 29 12:15:48 UTC 2010

On 29-11-2010 10:55, Franz Waldmüller wrote:
> You could try to run an older ubuntu version of which you know worked.
> But if sys rq keys don't work I suspect a hardware error.
> Last week I experienced freezes on a machine too and tried 4 different
> kernels. Finally I discoverd that either the IDE-Port or the IDE-cable
> was broken. (Attached my dvd drive to another IDE-Port and everything works)

Thanks! It may be hardware-related, but I suspect it's also something 
with the new kernel. After the last freeze, I booted in the 2.6.35-22 
kernel, where the default is now 2.6.35-23. Will check the sysrq 
sequence if the freeze reappears.




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