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Bug 87787 - Power off doesn't work anymore
Summary: Power off doesn't work anymore
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: usermode
Version: 9
Hardware: athlon
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Jindrich Novy
QA Contact:
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2003-04-02 14:45 UTC by Airbete
Modified: 2013-07-02 22:58 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2004-10-08 06:41:10 UTC

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Description Airbete 2003-04-02 14:45:52 UTC
Description of problem:  
Shutdown doesn't turn off the computer.  
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):  
How reproducible:  
Every time  
Steps to Reproduce:  
1. > poweroff  
Actual results:  
After the kernel has written "Power down" on the screen nothing happens.  
Expected results:  
The computer should turn off. I have to do it manually.  
Additional info:  
Important: poweroff was working correctly on that machine with RedHat 6.2, RedHat 7.x and  
RedHat 8.0.

Comment 1 Jindrich Novy 2004-10-07 16:38:14 UTC
What machine do you have? Have you tried to use poweroff with some
newer version of usermode?

Comment 2 Airbete 2004-10-07 16:46:39 UTC
It's been 1 1/2 year since I posted this bug! I upgraded the OS 2
times in the meantime. I don't have this bug anymore (currently on FC2).


Comment 3 Jindrich Novy 2004-10-08 06:41:10 UTC
AB, sorry for the 1.5 year of time. I was reassigned recently to
usermode package, so reply times should be much shorter now for new bugs.

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