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Re: [SLE] short fizzing sound
  • From: Tony Alfrey <tonyalfrey@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 17 May 2004 18:09:28 -0700
  • Message-id: <200405171809.28726.tonyalfrey@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Monday 17 May 2004 11:28 am, Thom Nuzum wrote:
> I hope your joking

I think he is not joking. The fizzing sound is some high voltage
breakdown, possibly in the horizontal sync circuit. That's why the
screen is stretching. Replace monitor now, avoid hassle later.

>
> On Monday 17 May 2004 13:07, peter Nikolic wrote:
> > On Monday 17 May 2004 17:09, Thom Nuzum wrote:
> > > I have had a short fizzing sound in 9.1 every now and then
> > > (fizz,fizz,fizz,fizz,stop)
> > > The problem is that my screen in KDE stretches a little
> > > everytime and it has become very annoying. I have a seperate
> > > sound card and NVIDIA card, but am using the system sound
> > > board. It's the same if I use card or on board sound.
> > >
> > > Thanks
> > > --
> > > Thom Nuzum
> > > Realtor Technology Services
> > > Washington DC, Virginia, and Maryland.
> >
> > --
> > I should keep the fire extinguisher to hand if i were you last
> > time i heard that the monitor went bang a short while later or
> > should i say the last few times ..
> >
> > Pete .
> >
> >
> > G6NJR Pete otherwise known as "Quinton 11"
> >
> > A Linux Only area Happy bug hunting M$ clan
> >
> > Pete,,,,, :-)

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Tony Alfrey
tonyalfrey@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
"I'd Rather Be Sailing"



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