Bug 137701

Summary: Machine won't shutdown after /sbin/poweroff execution
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Jure <fonz>
Component: kernelAssignee: Dave Jones <davej>
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Description Jure 2004-10-30 21:55:36 UTC
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Description of problem:
After calling /sbin/poweroff the machine goes to runlevel 6, 
it stops all services and disks and then halts. The last message on 
the screen is: acpi_poweroff_called.
Machine waits in this state until the power off button is pressed.

The strange thing about this is, that the problem occurred after
updating kernel package from 2.6.8-xxxx to current release (2.6.9-1.649).

My machine is ASUS M2400N laptop. (Intel Centrino 1.3Ghz)

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Comment 1 Stefan Hoelldampf 2004-10-31 19:38:33 UTC
Seems to be related to bug acpi_power_off (bug 132761)

Comment 2 Dave Jones 2004-11-01 19:35:03 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 132761 ***

Comment 3 Jérémy Kermorvant 2004-11-14 18:17:45 UTC

this is a workaroung about this issue :

Modification file : grub.conf (/boot/grub)

in current line you have :
kernel /vmlinuz-2.6.9-1.667 ro root=/dev/VolGroup00/LogVol00 rhgb quiet

after mofication : 
kernel /vmlinuz-2.6.9-1.667 ro root=/dev/VolGroup00/LogVol00 acpi=off
rhgb quiet

procedure to modify the file :
-1- in root mode
-2- cd /boot/grub
-3- edit the file grub.conf
-4- add before rhgb quiet acpi=off
-5- save the file
-6- reboot the system to take the modification

Problem solve on my laptop with AMD CPU

Best Regards