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comment hardware error pindown
Well, three years later but still: It was a bad MB.
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comment hardware error pindown
new HD and everything's fine afaik after one day usage. No FF crashes, everything flows well. Obviously HD's can break down in many ways. One of the logs in /var/cache had a [space] replaced with a $. Thats &0b00100000 -> &0b00100100. Those little bits...
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comment hardware error pindown
will post back if problem nailed.
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comment hardware error pindown
thanks, I'll give it a try with a new hdd.
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comment hardware error pindown
thanks for the phoronix link, phoronix-test-suite.com/?k=pts_desktop_live should nail any bad MB against the wall, and later the trashbin. @zookalcious, thanks too, added comment after your post.
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comment hardware error pindown
To be honest, no. Installed from USB-stick. iso downloaded on OSX (*nix tcp). And Windows was previously installed on same machine, also behaved very odd with random reboots, mostly at startup. (the bar chars I've found is in /var logs)
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comment How to reset main user account?
thanks! simple & solid.
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