[SATLUG] overheating

Charles Hogan cd_satl at futuretechsolutions.com
Tue May 20 06:49:02 CDT 2008


If I were to hazard a guess, I would start out by beefing up the CPU 
fan, especially if you've got stock cooling there.  You could also try 
running something processor intensive that is less graphic intensive for 
a good deal of time first to see if you can replicate the problem.

Chris Lemire wrote:
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> My computer has been overheating and immediately powering off when
> playing a game on high or full settings for 20-45 minutes. I am not
> certain whether it is the graphics card or the cpu. I have 3 case fans
> in my computer besides the many others, but I think stock cooling must
> not be enough. How can
> I know which part caused the power down?
> 
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> Christopher Lemire <christopher.lemire at gmail.com>
> Fedora 64 bit Linux Raid Level 1
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