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SubjectRe: Power off NOT working, kernel 2.4.16
On Thu, Jan 17, 2002 at 08:09:59AM -0500, bill davidsen wrote:
> In article <20020117102302.A19119@pern.dea.icai.upco.es> you write:
> | On Thu, Jan 17, 2002 at 09:45:13AM +0200, Joonas Koivunen wrote:
> | >
> | > Yes, it's there, and I have also tried poweroff, no effect, last text
> | > line I see is 'Power down.' and the system is succefully halted, not
> | > switched off.
> |
> | I have the same problem on my home box (Athlon with AMD mo-bo). RedHat
> | compiled kernel _do_ poweroff (although with a flashing oops just before
> | power goes off), but none of vanillas kernel can do it --- I tried with and
> | without ACPI, with APM real-mode call, whatever.
>
> I've had that problem with my BP6 for so long I stopped complaining.
> Time to start again, I guess.
>
> WHINE
>
> There, now I feel better ;-) Really annoying, though, to have to boot
> NT just to turn the machine off.

Ever tried holding the power-button for 3 seconds?!


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