Re: Longstanding sudden reboots with 2.4 smp kernels

From: Kurt Garloff (
Date: Fri Jul 27 2001 - 19:06:29 EST

On Fri, Jul 27, 2001 at 12:50:31PM -0700, Kent Hunt wrote:
> I have a problem that continues to persist since the
> 2.4 test kernels until the latest 2.4.7.
> The machine suddently reboots once in a while when I
> click some action button in the gnomeicu program. I am
> ruling out hardware problems since the box is rock
> solid except in the above mentioned situation. It is
> frustrating since no messages are left in the kernel
> logs when these reboots happen.
> The box is an ASUS P2BD main board.
> Video card Matrox G400.

Power supply?
You may also want to try to reduce AGP to 2x.

Jsut out of curiosity: Do you also see APIC errors in your syslog?


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