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I just upgraded to feisty and after a few minutes of use it inevitably hangs. I have to reboot by hitting my case's reset button. When I do it sits there for a couple seconds then does a cold reboot (powers down completely for a few secs)

I have no idea where to start troubleshooting. Any ideas?

**EDIT**
I think it may have something to do with the wireless manager. I have it on manual configuration right now. When I didn't it would sit there trying to connect and inevitably lock up the way it is now
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Some tips:

1. Go to the corner (preferably dark) an crawl up in a fetal position.
2. Cry
3. Go back to your work area and kick the crap out of your PC (yelling profanities at the screen helps).
4. Cry some more



Sorry, had to do that...

Anyways, did you do a clean install or did you upgraded to Feisty from some older release? Also, is the system freeze consistent or random (does it always happen after doing a certain task)?
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Anyways, did you do a clean install or did you upgraded to Feisty from some older release? Also, is the system freeze consistent or random (does it always happen after doing a certain task)?
Already did number 3 a few times last night trying to get windows to play nice (now my case has a nice crack in the front )

The freezes don't follow any real pattern. The only thing I can even stretch into being consistent is trying to open a lot of tabs at once.
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Since it's a fresh install, it has to be a "serious" system wide problem. The kernel is not communicating correctly with your hardware, or a certain module fails to load properly. Try checking your system logs is the /var/log/ folder.
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