Re: ACPI does not power off the machine automatically

From: Andrew Schulman
Date: Tue Dec 02 2003 - 05:41:36 EST

> I am running 2.6.0-test10-mm1 at present
> and it does not power off the machine. It writes
> acpi_power_off called
> at the end and stops there. But when I press Alt+SysRQ+o,
> it switches off. 1 out of (maybe) 50 occasions, the machine
> can switch itself off automatically.
> But it worked earlier, I don't know which kernel it was.

This is a known bug in 2.6: see

If you'd like to see it fixed, please consider adding your information one of
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