turn-off button on hardy

Olivier Berger olivier.berger at it-sudparis.eu
Thu Mar 6 04:22:06 CST 2008

Maybe have a look at :
https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/linux-source-2.6.20/+bug/104868 ?

My 2 cents,

Le jeudi 06 mars 2008 à 08:39 +0100, Sven Boden a écrit :
> Anyone else testing hardy (alpha5 currently) on dell pc's has seen the
> problem of the turn-off button not working?
> What I'm seeing right now is that if i push the red (software) button
> to turn off the computer, the logout procedure starts, it ends with
> the harddisks being turned down, but the computer stays up hanging on
> the logout screen. And I have to manually switch off the power (on an
> inspiron with AMD X2 by removing the power cable) to get it completely
> shutdown.
> This is happening with both 32- and 64 bit version hardy for me.
> Curious is that installing the same cd on a whitebox pc (which also
> has an AMD processor) all works ok. So I'm kind of wondering why it's
> only Dell pc's
> Regards,
> Sven

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