XPS 410 failing to soft/warm reboot.

Matthew A. R. Sherian mars at photosphere.net
Tue Nov 6 09:32:23 CST 2007


Any other suggestions if that is there and is ineffective?


On Fri, 2007-11-02 at 04:10 -0400, Matthew A. R. Sherian wrote:

> Already there :)
> 
> On Thu, 2007-11-01 at 10:27 -0500, Michael_E_Brown at Dell.com wrote: 
> 
> > Try adding "reboot=b" as a kernel commandline parameter.
> > --
> > Michael
> > 
> > 
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: linux-desktops-bounces at dell.com on behalf of Matthew A. R. Sherian
> > Sent: Thu 11/1/2007 12:51 AM
> > To: linux-desktops
> > Subject: XPS 410 failing to soft/warm reboot.
> >  
> > I have been trying to update my BIOS, and kept running into a situation
> > where my Fedora install goes through the entire shutdown process up to
> > "Restarting System". I thought the BIOS update was the culprit, so I
> > tried booting into single-user mode and immediately invoking init 6.
> > This resulted in the same situation.  Are there any known issues with
> > linux 2.6.22.9-91.fc7 and the XPS410? That would prevent the system from
> > reboot/halting normally.
> > 
> > 
> 
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