Re: why sarge can't power off PC
Florian Kulzer wrote:
I see. I only hopped into this thread after the post in which you asked
about the KDE power control settings and the error messages about the
incomplete ACPI installation. From that I got the impression that you
wanted to activate these laptop-specific ACPI features in KDE. I think
it is normal that the "battery" and "ac" modules have no effect on a
Sorry for the confusion.
Well, half done. The reboot hangs after the keyboard lights flash and
before the BIOS screen shows... I have to power off by the button and
power on again. And that doesn't always work.
I now realize that your original question was about the shutdown/power
off function. That seems to work again since you switched from APM to
ACPI, so we are done, right?
Does ACPI do anything else for desktops apart from shut-down/reboot?
There's a number of modules loaded. though some would be for laptops, I
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