FW: video crash

Jonathan Marsden Jonathan "at" XC.Org
Thu, 24 Dec 1998 01:40:15 +0000


On 23 Dec 1998, Brian Hearn writes:

>> Has anyone had any experience with the following?:
>> 
>> On Gateway Servers (ALR Series - which use an integrated, on-board
>> Cirrus Logic CL-GD54xx) the machines periodically crash: the screen
>> goes black and the monitor switches to 'disconnected' - as if you
>> unplugged the monitor. This happens every few minutes of heavy VNC
>> use. The only way to recover is via a cold-boot. It makes no
>> difference whether or not you run VNC as a service.
>> 
>> The machines are running NT 4.0 SP4, crash occurs at any resolution
>> (even tried switching to generic VGA driver).

I'm running VNC on two ALR 2XL servers, NT4.0, SP3, no problem fitting
this description has been seen here.

Jonathan
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