Clicking after Power Off
lists.boris at bshed.com
Sun Sep 28 19:06:34 CEST 2008
It's definately not as fast as 10Hz, but somewhere between 1-2Hz.
On Sun, 2008-09-28 at 10:57 +0100, Andy Green wrote:
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> Somebody in the thread at some point said:
> | Everything boots and works properly while powered on. All my distros
> | I've used work properly. The problem is when I shut down the device, it
> | starts clicking, until I press power button again which then it does not
> | click and appears in powered off state. Although, it still seems it is
> | discharging as if it is on.
> It sounds a lot like the A5 VB_SYS problem, the clicking noise is
> actually coming from the ceramic capacitors that flex piezoelectrically
> at the high currents during startup if that's the case.
> Is it a fast tick-tick-tick type noise, like 10Hz, not apparently coming
> from any particular place?
> - -Andy
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