[SOLVED] Hard Reboot Resulted in Strange Settings

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http://ubuntuforums.org – Hi, I have been a lurker at this site for a while because the information on these boards is priceless and has helped me countless times but I haven't had many unique problems and so haven't posted much. But I just encountered a strange problem and I don't know what to make of it. Here's what happened: I was running Mozilla in wkspace1, Kile (LaTex editor) and pdfviewer in wkspace2. For some reason, the system froze while I was opening a new directory in Kile and my system started to work extremely hard with the fan running full blast. I have no idea what it was stuck in but the alt+sysreq + (Hardware)