[TriLUG] Hardware problem
oddissyus at gmail.com
Wed Apr 18 13:01:50 EDT 2012
>> > I have a legacy Redhat linux server that abruptly halts with
>> > absolutely no hint of any the problem in any of the logs. ...
>> I'd reseat any boards that I could pry loose. If that failed, I might
>> wave a hammer about, but not actually hit anything.
> If you're going to reseat boards, while you're at it treat the
> connectors with electronics lubricant. See my article:
> And here's what I'm using for all my electronics lubrication:
> Not the very best, but IMHO the best combination of quality and price.
Thanks Peter & Steve for your suggestions on hardware diagnostics. I
am going to try first the virtualization solution (my comfort zone)
and if that does not work then I will look at the reseating and
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