Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 171588
/proc/acpi/button no longer there
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:11:15 EST
Description of problem:
(Much of the content of this bug copied from Bugzilla bug #167089 for FC4)
acpid scripts that depend on the lid status fail since the directory
/proc/acpi/button has disappeared in recent kernels
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
2.6.12-1.1378_FC3 and later
Steps to Reproduce:
1.Boot new kernel
2.Note that /proc/acpi/button is gone.
/proc/acpi/button is gone
See Bugzilla bug #167089 for the same problem that was corrected in FC4.
This is a mass-update to all currently open Fedora Core 3 kernel bugs.
Fedora Core 3 support has transitioned to the Fedora Legacy project.
Due to the limited resources of this project, typically only
updates for new security issues are released.
As this bug isn't security related, it has been migrated to a
Fedora Core 4 bug. Please upgrade to this newer release, and
test if this bug is still present there.
This bug has been placed in NEEDINFO_REPORTER state.
Due to the large volume of inactive bugs in bugzilla, if this bug is
still in this state in two weeks time, it will be closed.
Should this bug still be relevant after this period, the reporter
can reopen the bug at any time. Any other users on the Cc: list
of this bug can request that the bug be reopened by adding a
comment to the bug.
The bug has been addressed in FC4; closing.