[Wine] Re: WoW in Wine - PC freezes randomly

kainisma wineforum-user at winehq.org
Thu Sep 8 19:20:28 CDT 2011

Martin Gregorie wrote:
> On Thu, 2011-09-08 at 23:36 +0300, Kari Laine wrote:
> > I would also check for the hard disk with manufacturers diagnostic program.
> > 
> > 
> A simple and easy way to keep an eye on your disks' health is to install
> the SMART monitoring package. It runs as a daemon that tracks operating
> changes on your disk(s) and periodically runs a test on them. By default
> it reports changes in the overnight logwatch report and I also have a
> weekly cron job set up to do a more rigorous report. AFAIK SMART is part
> of every distro (I use Fedora), so installation is straight forward.
> Almost all disks have been SMART compliant for several years now.
> Martin

thx for the info.  i've just installed it. Now i'll take a look at it. 
And i didnt know anything about the bathtub curve, so thx for that too. 

Anyway, i've been running wine for some 5 hours maybe, or 6, i dunno,  and fortunately  it has not crashed anything yet. :P

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