[ltp] Red Hat 8.0 with R31

Marius Gedminas linux-thinkpad@linux-thinkpad.org
Thu, 13 Mar 2003 14:48:06 +0200

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On Wed, Mar 12, 2003 at 12:02:40PM -0600, William List wrote:
> I installed Red Hat 8.0 on my Thinkpad R31. Everything seems fine, but
> when I log out or shutdown, the machine freezes up and the caps lock and
> monitor lights start blinking in unison. what gives?

Kernel panic.

> does it have
> something to do with the power management?

I don't think so.  It looks like the crash happens when you exit X.  I'd
suspect video drivers.

Do you see anything in the syslog (/var/log/messages usually)?

Marius Gedminas
Win32-API is wonderful : Full of things to wonder about...

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