Identifying cause of crash

Jeffrey Goldberg jeffrey at
Tue Apr 17 16:45:04 UTC 2007

On Apr 17, 2007, at 11:22 AM, Robert Huff wrote:

> Jeffrey Goldberg writes:
>>  I had a complete system crash this morning sometime shortly after
>>  17/Apr/2007:08:51:22 -0500.  (from my most active apache log).
>>  I can't seem to find any information whatsoever about the crash.
> 	Is there anything in /var/crash?

Thanks!  I didn't know about that place to look.  Unfortunately there  
is nothing useful there either.

There is only a file called minfree dated from January.
minfree is a text file containing

Is there some setting I should set so that in future crashes will be  
dumped there?

Let me also add that the system is on an APC UPS and another machine  
that is on the same UPS logs no UPS events since the thunderstorms  
that hit the area on Friday.


Jeffrey Goldberg              

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