Re: automatic poweroff - PROBLEM SOLVED
Awwwww right... Here it is:
I patched the 2.4.18 kernel with the latest acpi driver found at:
Just for the record... I have a Asus CUV4x VT694Z motherboard with
bios revision 1010 beta 002.
Thanks a lot!!
ps. Anyone with the same board could chip in on this?
On Sun, Jun 23, 2002 at 06:40:16PM -0400, Patrick Wiseman wrote:
> On Sun, 23 Jun 2002, Patrick M wrote:
> > On Sun, Jun 23, 2002 at 04:55:34PM -0400, Patrick Wiseman wrote:
> > > On Sun, 23 Jun 2002, Patrick M wrote:
> > > Are you saying that pressing and briefly holding the power button
> > > _doesn't_ initiate a shutdown?
> > Yes, I'm saying that pressing the power button for a short moment has
> > no visible effect on the machine / os. Keeping it pressed for a
> > certain moment (>4sec?) powers down the machine instantly.
> In other words, it's not shutting down cleanly, so it's not actually doing
> '/sbin/init 0'.
> > > Does 'ls /proc/acpi' show all the appropriate files?
> > >
> > > Here's what I see:
> > >
> > > ac_adapter battery dsdt gpe processor thermal
> > > alarm button event info sleep
> > >
> > > (Some of those are directories.)
> > Heres what I get:
> > $ ls /proc/acpi/
> > alarm button dsdt event gpe info processor sleep
> > Could it be that I'm missing a single script which would be called
> > once all processes are stopped? Do you have a /etc/acpi/poweroff.sh
> > script?
> No, I have the very same powerbtn.sh as you, and it's called when I
> initiate the power-button 'event'.
> At this point, I'm not sure what to suggest. I don't remember (this has
> been going on for a while :) whether you indicated what kind of machine
> we're talking about. Is there a BIOS setting not set? You _do_ have an
> ACPI-compliant BIOS? I know, I'm just grasping at straws at this point.
> Patrick Wiseman
> Linux user #17943
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