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Bug 78033

Summary: (APM)Apmd not functioning with Compaq Evo N160 Notebook
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: Need Real Name <kslai>
Component: kernelAssignee: Arjan van de Ven <arjanv>
Status: CLOSED NOTABUG QA Contact: Brian Brock <bbrock>
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Version: 8.0   
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Hardware: i686   
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Description Need Real Name 2002-11-18 01:16:14 UTC
Description of problem:
When I shutdown the notebook, the power will not automatically turn off. And
cannot display the battery status in Gnome and KDE.

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Startup the RedHat Linux 8.0 to Gnome or KDE desktop.

Expected Results:  Shutdown will be able to power off the notebook.
Battery level and power-on-ac indicator will be shown correctly.

Additional info:

Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 2003-05-19 21:05:16 UTC
This is likely a BIOS issue... are you sure your laptop has an APM bios?
Do you get any kernel messages on boot referring to apm?