Re: Linkstation lock-ups?
- Mine locks up anytime my GSM Motorola cell phone is within 5 feet of it.
I can reproduce it everytime..
--- In LinkStation_General@yahoogroups.com, Steve Lemke <steve@l...>
> Just about every time I try to access my 160GB (PowerPC?) Linkstationat
> lately (every couple of days or so), I find that it is totally
> unresponsive. Sometimes I notice that the drive is starting up and
> spinning down over and over (not constantly, but as I'm sitting here
> my desk), though I don't know if that's related or not.is
> When it's locked up, I find that I can't access the web page, telnet
> dead, and mt-daapd is unresponsive as well.
- Matt wrote:
> Mine locks up anytime my GSM Motorola cell phone is within 5 feet ofHmmm. My Linkstation sits on my desk, just hanging out under a Dell
> I can reproduce it everytime..
laptop/monitor stand on which I usually put my laptop. The key is that
I often set my Treo (GSM Smartphone) on the laptop, next to the
trackpad. So the phone is just a few inches away from the LinkStation.
When the phone is near my answering machine or car stereo or Polycom
speakerphone at work, I can often "hear" the GSM transmissions. I'm
still somewhat surprised that this is capable of locking up the
Linkstation, but it sounds reasonable given that I often have the Treo
so close to the Linkstation.
Thanks for the tip! I'll look for a better place to put the
Linkstation to live (and still within reach of, but not _too_ close to