System freezes unexpectly

John Baldwin jhb at
Mon Aug 30 13:10:33 UTC 2010

On Sunday, August 29, 2010 10:18:48 am Davide Italiano wrote:
> Hi.
> I'm running 8.1 on my Sony Vaio laptop, with dwm as window manager on
> lastest Xorg on ports.
> When I'm trying to run firefox3, the system "freezes" unexpectly. I
> know that "freezes" is a bit generic but I can't find a more specific
> term to describe the situation. Dmesg doesn't give useful infos.
> I installed firefox using pkg_add -r , the only add-on/plugin
> installed is Xmarks.
> I'm ready to eventually debug, any suggestion is apprectiated.
> Thanks

Can you ssh into the machine or ping it when it is frozen?

John Baldwin

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