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Re: [SLUG] Wierd Reboots

On Fri, Jul 28, 2000 at 12:33:27PM +1000, Steven Kowalik wrote:
> Guys,
> 	I find my pride and joy (Celeron 466 with 64Mb) is rebooting
> itself now and again. I had a 14 day uptime with 2.4.0-test3-pre8 and then
> it rebooted itself, a 3 day uptime with 2.2.16, and it rebooted itself,
> but i'm stumped... I've narrowed it down to 3 possible causes.
> 1) The 'hot' weather triggering the reboot to cool the system down
> 2) Playing fingers of my sisters
> 3) Random kernel bug??

You may want to bump the console_loglevel up (see the kernel source).

try 'append=debug' if you use LILO or just put that on the kernel
command line if you use another bootloader.

Copious output is the word, so be warned.