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    SubjectRe: halt does not shut the system down
    Hello John,

    > John Sigler wrote:
    > > When I run 'halt' the kernel prints:
    > > Halting.
    > > Shutdown: hdc
    > > ACPI: PCI interrupt for device 0000:01:05.0 disabled
    > > ACPI: PCI interrupt for device 0000:01:04.0 disabled
    > > ACPI: PCI interrupt for device 0000:01:03.0 disabled
    > > ACPI: PCI interrupt for device 0000:01:02.0 disabled
    > > Power down.
    > > acpi_power_off called
    > >
    > > But the system does not shut down. (The fans keep spinning, the LEDs

    I have seen this behavior earlier on a system with the SMI interrupt
    disabled. I do not know if this the case here, it is just a hint.
    By the way, some distros bring the CPU in a halted state on a 'halt'
    command, instead of powering off (actually very logical). For real
    powering off these distros require the obvious 'poweroff' command.

    Some long shots, maybe it helps...

    Kind Regards,

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