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Bug 78033 - (APM)Apmd not functioning with Compaq Evo N160 Notebook
Summary: (APM)Apmd not functioning with Compaq Evo N160 Notebook
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: kernel
Version: 8.0
Hardware: i686
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Arjan van de Ven
QA Contact: Brian Brock
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2002-11-18 01:16 UTC by Need Real Name
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:48 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2004-01-05 20:22:28 UTC

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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.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

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?

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