> > It's back up now.  We may be having hardware issues - the machine
> > seems
> > to be just halting without writing anything to the system log.  I'm
> > somewhat flummoxed.
> 
> My high school programming teacher had a saying for this...  "Man I  
> hate computers."  ;)

Yup, it's getting to the point where suggestions like "let's replace all
the RAM chips" are starting to sound reasonable.  Although I hate to
pester RubyCentral for more hardware money...

Yours,

Tom