A hard lockup

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http://forums.fedoraforum.org – In the image I intend on attaching you will see a photo of my desktop monitor/screen when said desktop locks up hard. It is a seemingly random lockup that doesn't seem to discriminate against what distribution I'm running. I have the following installed and the system has locked up when running all of the Linux OS's. (no matter what OS I'm running) Fedora 17 Fedora 16 Arch Linux Linux Mint 13 Windows 7 The desktop system stats are in my signature. In all cases I'm using the default nouveau graphics drivers. In the case of Windows 7, I rarely boot that so I don't remember if it happens with t (HowTos)