OK ... with all respects ggreaves... your not making any sense there
. Your post reminds me of so many others, that really just don't make any sense. Ah .. i don't mean any offence either m8. But, sure it was really the other OS ! (did i say that
I thought hard disk again, "Great! Another one bytes the dust (yeah alright its corny)". So I powered the laptop off, by holding down the power button.
Well it turns out that an online online update was running and I powered the laptop off ...
I quote that because of a couple of reasons ...
# It seems more than one thing was happening at the time !. At least some thing that you were not aware off !.
# That's always a thing to avoid. You must wittle it down before it's possible to even guess whats going on. Well, you don't have to if you don't wont to, but it does help (grin).
To isolate a problem down to its' source, it is very much so neccessary to wake off all the other inclusions,
ie; kill all your processess. Turn things off !, Then see what happens.
I do agree though ... Linux rocks
. One of the few OSes that you can get into a spot with ... and still get out the other end in one pieace. Ah, why else do we bother
== :microsoft: SUSE ---> you did actually say an auto update was occuring. What !!! Does SUSE do that too!, oh no !
ummmm ... turn it off ... do your own updates, ah