> I was using the slug in a normal fashion, then it must have froze,
> because no more response to network requests or files.
> I went to turn the slug off then on, but it would not power down. It
> just beeped when I pressed the power button. I powered down and
> disconnected the two external hard drives connected to the slug, then
> unplugged the power cable from the back of the slug.
> I waited 15 minutes, then plugged the cable back in. Now, it won't
> power on at all. No response, nothing. A brick.
> Any help? Is this thing trash?
These are the classic symptoms of a worn-out wallwart.
Try a new power supply before anything else.