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#1 2013-01-25 18:34:55

Fokram
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[Solved] Random crashes on laptop running waldorf 3.2.0-4-amd64

Hello, recently I've been experiencing random crashes while using my laptop (Lenovo G580). The screen and trackpad freeze completely, and no key combinations do anything. They seem to occur at random, and I'm not sure if they're triggered by high memory use, as I had one when I only had geany open. Please tell me if you need any more information.

Last edited by Fokram (2013-02-10 09:22:37)

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#2 2013-01-26 17:04:10

kenwong
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Re: [Solved] Random crashes on laptop running waldorf 3.2.0-4-amd64

Got the same problem here tonight on my ThinkPad T60.  I was using Iceweasel and OpenOffice.  This was my first time of system freeze since using this beautiful OS for months.

I had to press the power button for seconds to turn off the computer and then booted it.

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#3 2013-01-26 17:14:52

schwim
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Re: [Solved] Random crashes on laptop running waldorf 3.2.0-4-amd64

Do either of you get any useful messages in either /var/log/messages or /var/log/dmesg?

In terminal:

sudo tail /var/log/messages

sudo tail /var/log/dmesg

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#4 2013-01-26 18:19:49

Fokram
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Re: [Solved] Random crashes on laptop running waldorf 3.2.0-4-amd64

i haven't had any crashes today, so i'm not sure if this information will be useful:
dmesg -
[   10.387476] fb0: inteldrmfb frame buffer device
[   10.387477] drm: registered panic notifier
[   10.389104] acpi device:3c: registered as cooling_device4
[   10.389243] input: Video Bus as /devices/LNXSYSTM:00/device:00/PNP0A08:00/LNXVIDEO:00/input/input11
[   10.389291] ACPI: Video Device [GFX0] (multi-head: yes  rom: no  post: no)
[   10.389333] [drm] Initialized i915 1.6.0 20080730 for 0000:00:02.0 on minor 0
[   12.014185] Adding 976892k swap on /dev/sda3.  Priority:-1 extents:1 across:976892k
[   12.022039] EXT4-fs (sda4): re-mounted. Opts: (null)
[   12.229162] EXT4-fs (sda4): re-mounted. Opts: errors=remount-ro
[   12.321666] loop: module loaded

messages-
Jan 26 20:12:13 shardross kernel: [   10.389333] [drm] Initialized i915 1.6.0 20080730 for 0000:00:02.0 on minor 0
Jan 26 20:12:13 shardross kernel: [   12.014185] Adding 976892k swap on /dev/sda3.  Priority:-1 extents:1 across:976892k
Jan 26 20:12:13 shardross kernel: [   12.022039] EXT4-fs (sda4): re-mounted. Opts: (null)
Jan 26 20:12:13 shardross kernel: [   12.229162] EXT4-fs (sda4): re-mounted. Opts: errors=remount-ro
Jan 26 20:12:13 shardross kernel: [   12.321666] loop: module loaded
Jan 26 20:12:14 shardross kernel: [   15.099198] input: ACPI Virtual Keyboard Device as /devices/virtual/input/input12
Jan 26 20:12:14 shardross kernel: [   15.328778] ADDRCONF(NETDEV_UP): eth0: link is not ready
Jan 26 20:12:14 shardross kernel: [   15.328979] ADDRCONF(NETDEV_CHANGE): eth0: link becomes ready
Jan 26 20:12:17 shardross kernel: [   18.290924] ADDRCONF(NETDEV_UP): wlan0: link is not ready
Jan 26 20:12:30 shardross kernel: [   30.845988] fuse init (API version 7.17)

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#5 2013-01-26 18:52:13

schwim
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Re: [Solved] Random crashes on laptop running waldorf 3.2.0-4-amd64

Unfortunately(or maybe fortunately for you smile ) the end (tail) of the logs only hold what happened most recently.  You can view the whole of the log by opening the file in an editor

In terminal:

sudo geany /var/log/messages

but the logs are large and awfully verbose, so it's always easier to search for an issue when it's occurred recently.  If you know the timestamp of the last crash you can scan that timeframe of the log as well.

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#6 2013-01-26 20:49:56

Fokram
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Re: [Solved] Random crashes on laptop running waldorf 3.2.0-4-amd64

Cool, i'll wait for it to happen again, for some reason I haven't had any freezes today.

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#7 2013-01-26 21:25:06

schwim
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Re: [Solved] Random crashes on laptop running waldorf 3.2.0-4-amd64

That's not such a bad thing smile

Keep hitting your upgrades just to make sure you get any fixes that might help you out with your issue.

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#8 2013-01-26 21:42:15

Fokram
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Re: [Solved] Random crashes on laptop running waldorf 3.2.0-4-amd64

Aha! It happened again. Here's the info:
messages-
Jan 26 22:19:42 shardross kernel: [  408.656884] psmouse serio1: Touchpad at isa0060/serio1/input0 lost sync at byte 6
Jan 26 22:19:42 shardross kernel: [  408.687874] psmouse serio1: Touchpad at isa0060/serio1/input0 - driver resynced.
Jan 26 22:22:27 shardross kernel: [  573.103975] psmouse serio1: Touchpad at isa0060/serio1/input0 lost sync at byte 6
Jan 26 22:22:27 shardross kernel: [  573.116531] psmouse serio1: Touchpad at isa0060/serio1/input0 - driver resynced.
Jan 26 22:23:18 shardross kernel: [  624.020427] psmouse serio1: Touchpad at isa0060/serio1/input0 lost sync at byte 6
Jan 26 22:23:18 shardross kernel: [  624.052357] psmouse serio1: Touchpad at isa0060/serio1/input0 - driver resynced.
Jan 26 22:32:03 shardross kernel: [ 1148.086936] psmouse serio1: Touchpad at isa0060/serio1/input0 lost sync at byte 6
Jan 26 22:32:03 shardross kernel: [ 1148.100016] psmouse serio1: Touchpad at isa0060/serio1/input0 - driver resynced.
Jan 26 22:32:28 shardross kernel: [ 1173.284160] psmouse serio1: Touchpad at isa0060/serio1/input0 lost sync at byte 6
Jan 26 22:32:28 shardross kernel: [ 1173.296713] psmouse serio1: Touchpad at isa0060/serio1/input0 - driver resynced.
Jan 26 22:34:22 shardross kernel: [ 1287.404073] psmouse serio1: Touchpad at isa0060/serio1/input0 lost sync at byte 6
Jan 26 22:34:22 shardross kernel: [ 1287.428095] psmouse serio1: Touchpad at isa0060/serio1/input0 - driver resynced.
Jan 26 23:15:39 shardross kernel: [ 3760.436247] psmouse serio1: Touchpad at isa0060/serio1/input0 lost sync at byte 6
Jan 26 23:15:39 shardross kernel: [ 3760.469256] psmouse serio1: Touchpad at isa0060/serio1/input0 - driver resynced.

syslog -
Jan 26 22:17:01 shardross /USR/SBIN/CRON[3027]: (root) CMD (   cd / && run-parts --report /etc/cron.hourly)
Jan 26 22:19:42 shardross kernel: [  408.656884] psmouse serio1: Touchpad at isa0060/serio1/input0 lost sync at byte 6
Jan 26 22:19:42 shardross kernel: [  408.687874] psmouse serio1: Touchpad at isa0060/serio1/input0 - driver resynced.
Jan 26 22:22:27 shardross kernel: [  573.103975] psmouse serio1: Touchpad at isa0060/serio1/input0 lost sync at byte 6
Jan 26 22:22:27 shardross kernel: [  573.116531] psmouse serio1: Touchpad at isa0060/serio1/input0 - driver resynced.
Jan 26 22:23:18 shardross kernel: [  624.020427] psmouse serio1: Touchpad at isa0060/serio1/input0 lost sync at byte 6
Jan 26 22:23:18 shardross kernel: [  624.052357] psmouse serio1: Touchpad at isa0060/serio1/input0 - driver resynced.
Jan 26 22:32:03 shardross kernel: [ 1148.086936] psmouse serio1: Touchpad at isa0060/serio1/input0 lost sync at byte 6
Jan 26 22:32:03 shardross kernel: [ 1148.100016] psmouse serio1: Touchpad at isa0060/serio1/input0 - driver resynced.
Jan 26 22:32:28 shardross kernel: [ 1173.284160] psmouse serio1: Touchpad at isa0060/serio1/input0 lost sync at byte 6
Jan 26 22:32:28 shardross kernel: [ 1173.296713] psmouse serio1: Touchpad at isa0060/serio1/input0 - driver resynced.
Jan 26 22:34:22 shardross kernel: [ 1287.404073] psmouse serio1: Touchpad at isa0060/serio1/input0 lost sync at byte 6
Jan 26 22:34:22 shardross kernel: [ 1287.428095] psmouse serio1: Touchpad at isa0060/serio1/input0 - driver resynced.
Jan 26 23:15:39 shardross kernel: [ 3760.436247] psmouse serio1: Touchpad at isa0060/serio1/input0 lost sync at byte 6
Jan 26 23:15:39 shardross kernel: [ 3760.469256] psmouse serio1: Touchpad at isa0060/serio1/input0 - driver resynced.
Jan 26 23:17:01 shardross /USR/SBIN/CRON[14913]: (root) CMD (   cd / && run-parts --report /etc/cron.hourly)

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#9 2013-01-26 22:04:20

schwim
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Re: [Solved] Random crashes on laptop running waldorf 3.2.0-4-amd64

it looks to me like your logs are getting filled up by touchpad actions.  We're going to have to go further into the log files for a chance to see what's going on.  Open the logs up in an editor and scroll up to the time at which it occurred to see if we can get anything useful.

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#10 2013-01-26 22:06:37

schwim
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Re: [Solved] Random crashes on laptop running waldorf 3.2.0-4-amd64

Check the dmesg log as well, as that captures any kernel related errors that might be occurring.

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#11 2013-01-26 22:08:31

Fokram
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Re: [Solved] Random crashes on laptop running waldorf 3.2.0-4-amd64

the ones i posted are the lines that occurred just before the crash, and my dmesg only seems to contain info on my current boot of crunchbang.

Last edited by Fokram (2013-01-26 22:10:27)

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#12 2013-01-26 22:24:20

schwim
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Re: [Solved] Random crashes on laptop running waldorf 3.2.0-4-amd64

Check dmesg.0 as well.

If nothing is there, then it looks to me like whatever is causing the issue isn't getting logged(which happens a lot to me on my servers), so it's going to take someone smarter than I to help you out of your pickle, I suspect.

That being said, do you have a bootable OS on the machine that runs without issue?  The last three issues I had that didn't get logged were due to failing memory sticks.

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#13 2013-01-27 15:27:36

Fokram
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Re: [Solved] Random crashes on laptop running waldorf 3.2.0-4-amd64

I've compiled the 3.7.4 kernel, and I have windows installed as well, so I'll see if I get any problems with them.

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#14 2013-02-10 09:22:13

Fokram
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Re: [Solved] Random crashes on laptop running waldorf 3.2.0-4-amd64

Yup! The crashes are gone. I suppose my laptop and the 3.2.0-4 kernel don't like each other somehow.

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#15 2013-02-11 13:03:35

technodelic
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Re: [Solved] Random crashes on laptop running waldorf 3.2.0-4-amd64

I've got Waldorf installed on my Thinkpad x200 and my wife's x230.  Hers was experiencing crashes like thes a couple weeks ago, but mine was fine.  I installed the Liquorix kernel and that seems to have solved it.  Sorry, didn't record the kernel version that was causing the problems.

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