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Old 02-02-2004, 05:46 PM   #1
ucfitkid
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Mandrake 9.2 beeps then slooooowwwwss


OK I am newbie trying to figure out how to run linux and I have been making progress however lately mandrake will eventually Beep (hard to describe) and then slow almost to a stop. It take a good 30 seconds to reach k menu from there to shutdown and restart. It is fine for about 10 minutes and then this happens. Any suggestiong?
 
Old 02-02-2004, 07:10 PM   #2
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Sounds like your PC is overheating and automatically slowing the CPU down to prevent damage.

I'd check your CPU heatsink and fan if I were you...
 
  


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