Period Reboots Without Any Reason

Guido Demmenie rottweilertje at
Thu Mar 29 15:11:46 UTC 2007

On Mar 29, 2007, at 1:28 PM, ExTaZyTi wrote:

> Hi again,
> My FreeBSD (6.2-STABLE) reboots without any reason for more times  
> in the
> month.
> Last reboots "block the system for 10-20 seconds and then  
> reboots.." i have
> set this is my previous posts.
> My PC is Intel Pentium3 866 MHz, 192 MB of RAM and 20 GB HDD. Using  
> flavour
> i386, without X, and don't have a monitor.

Might be your memory. Many random reboots are a sign of bad memory.

You can test your memory with memtest:
Just run it for several hours, if this does not give any errors it's  
not your

Only drawback of memtest is that you have to take your server offline  
and insert
the memtest boot floppy or iso.


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