Re: Box does not switch of on halt
Andreas Tille <email@example.com> writes:
> since about three weeks I observe problems when issuing halt
> on three different testing-boxes (two older desktops without ACPI
> and one laptop with ACPI). The computer just does not switch off.
> If I try to reboot it is also impossible, because the shutdown
> process stops at the same point where halt stops. The last
> messages on the console are:
> Shutdown: hda
> System halted.
I've sometimes noticed a similar behavior when I try to switch my
computer off with KDM's shutdown procedure. Using "halt" always works
I humbly admit that I did not provide much information, I just hope to
give you some more hint about this problem...
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