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I suspect that a couple of forum members have seen residential drywall ceiling cracks perpendicular to the framing span and at drywall seams/joints between panels. The cracks are naturally straight and typically long. The following publication addresses the cause and unpredictable nature of the problem:

http://www.kenilworth.com/publications/ ... es/94.html

Comments are welcome.

Frank Woeste, P. E.

Professor Emeritus

Virginia Tech University

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