[HARDWARE] PC Killer?
j-zbiciak1 at ti.com
Tue Sep 1 08:57:34 EDT 1998
'C Huffman' said previously:
| My laptop is now dead!
| I am wondering if the client just killed it thanks to the past 3 days of
| constant crunching? Any one have similar results or know of any processor
| killing problems or risks associated with running this type of program
If the laptop had a marginal battery or power management system, then
running a program which never lets the CPU power down would more than
likely put it over the edge. Of course, better sooner, than later,
when you click "Print" on that million-dollar presentation that you're
presenting first-thing in the morning. :-)
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