Originally Posted by linuxandtsm
Thanks for the replies,
/var/log/messages is huge, not sure how to filter this out.
and any specific log for hardware related issues ?
how bout using tail and less?
tail -n 2000 /var/log/messages | less -S
Then while on less' screen, type "/RAM map". You could start browsing from there.
Also, just a guess from me:
grep "thermal.*shut.*down" /var/log/messages