CPU related query

Archaic archaic at linuxfromscratch.org
Thu Aug 26 17:33:10 PDT 2004


On Fri, Aug 27, 2004 at 01:07:21AM +0200, Andrew Calkin wrote:
> 
> Now, on the bottom of the heatsink there was what appeared to be some
> kind of plastic cover- it was the same on the heatsink of the existing,
> previously working CPU too, and after being used, this appeared to have
> melted.

You should have pulled off the plastic. I saw this happen once. The CPU
burned up nearly instantaneously, I'm afraid.

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