Re: Is my computer posessed?

Chris Dunn (
Mon, 04 Jan 1999 12:19:48 -0500

> > Skip Morrow wrote:
> >
> > When I run X and open a terminal window, about
> > once a minute a single ` character (the un-shifted tilde ~) appears in the
> > terminal.  Right where I would be typing in commands.  It even sometimes
> > puts them in right while I am typing.

Having recently cranked up a new motherboard and cpu, I remember a
problem with random uninvited characters appearing on the screen before
the correct cpu settings were entered in the bios. Are you sure your
bios settings are ok?

Chris Dunn