alex v (languishinghack) wrote in hardware_pr0n,
alex v

well, i was apt-get upgrading keldorn over ssh today from work, when i lost my connection. coming home i noticed an interesting smell coming from the box as it was looping between post and LILO, after turning it off, it refused to come on. diagnosis found the following:

a general shot of my generic 350 Watt ATX PSU:

here's a close up of an asploded capacitor (near the outputs to the motherboard):

and here's the same image focused on the board, note the burn damage:

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