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Re: Power button not shuting down debian

Neil Dugan wrote:
> Hi I have an old compaq computer, when it had Fedora on it I could do a
> short press of the power button, and the computer would shut-down nicely.
> I have since upgraded to Debian, the problem is that pressing the power
> button no longer shuts the computer down.

Load the acpi kernel module, install the acpid Debian package.  Your
computer will shutdown nicely whenever you press the power button.

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