Anyone familiar with NeXT harware out there?

From: r. 'bear' stricklin <>
Date: Wed Dec 15 21:55:26 1999

On 16 Dec 1999 wrote:

> there, so I dont see how much harm could have come to it.. The only thing
> I can think of is perhaps the system battery might be too low, and as a
> result, the soft power switch on the system (via keyboard) is not working
> anymore.. I was reading around 2v on a 3v battery... Anybody out there
> know if this is even plausible (or can suggest any alternative issues
> that might be coming up)? :(

This seems to me like the most likely issue. Replace that battery; it's
been 11 years, and that seems to be the life expectancy of these
batteries. I believe this issue is addressed in the (woefully out of
date) FAQ. If nothing else there will be articles archived
in dejanews which discuss this topic, and may provide a source for a new

If replacing the battery doesn't solve your problem, let me know and I'll
see what else I can come up with.

Received on Wed Dec 15 1999 - 21:55:26 GMT

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