Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 102506
Laptop overheats and powers off when plugged into AC
Last modified: 2015-01-04 17:02:54 EST
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Description of problem:
When the laptop is plugged into AC the keyboard becomes extremely hot and the
system powers off in between 5 and 20 minutes
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Plug laptop into AC
2. Turn laptop on
4. System powers off suddenly
Actual Results: System powers off suddenly
Expected Results: System should have continued to run
What happens if you boot with 'acpi=off'?
Occurred on a Compaq Evo N610c. I rebuilt the box using RedHat 9, so I don't
know what happens with acpi=off.
still a problem with current release ?
No. Just loaded FC3 on the same Compaq Evo N610c and it works great.