[lug] advice on a problem
mdhirsch at gmail.com
Mon Aug 2 13:38:24 MDT 2010
On Fri, Jul 30, 2010 at 9:13 PM, Steve A Hart <shart at colorado.edu> wrote:
> Out of the 52 clients, I have 1 system that is frequently locking up for
> no apparent reason at all. Roughly 1-3 times per week this system just
> goes belly up and locks like it lost the NFS connection to the server.
> The kicker to this is that this system sits next to an exactly identical
> system (hardware and software setup) which acts completely normal and
> does not lock up. All logs on the problem system show no errors of any
> kind. Also, both systems are plugged into the same switch so it's not a
> network issue.
I would look at an overheating issue. Perhaps the CPU or it's fan is
going bad. I've had machine do a hard shutdown with no warnings with
the CPU overheats.
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