[rescue] Sun T5240 power supply failure?

Peter Stokes peter at ashlyn.co.uk
Mon Feb 29 01:25:29 CST 2016

Hi Chris

Sounds like bad luck nothing to do with your supply unless of course you have
issue with your wiring (unlikely even then), is there a second PSU installed
and still working?

Peter Stokes
Ashlyn Computer Services
Mbl: 07977 532320

On 29 Feb 2016, at 07:13, chris t <liff at i360.com> wrote:

> Just had a bit of a scary experience -- One of the power supplies on my new
T5240 just shot out a bunch of sparks, made a horrible burning smell, and
otherwise displayed symptoms of failure.  I was running it on (US standard)
household 115V, which I think is acceptable for the 1.2GHz 8-disk model.  The
server wasn't even really on at the time -- I was going through the ILO and
preparing to issue a power-on command.
> Anyone else see this sort of thing happen?  I'm pretty spooked, to be
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