[parisc-linux] Power button on 712

Jurij Smakov jurijus@theophys.kth.se
Thu, 22 Nov 2001 15:04:33 +0100 (CET)

On Thu, 22 Nov 2001, Kaj-Michael Lang wrote:

> This might sound really strange but anyway:
> Should the power button work under Linux ?
> Even after halting I need to pull the cord to get my machine to power down,
> as it won't respond to the the power button.


That's not the normal behaviour. After I do a shutdown -h on a 712, the
LED on the front panel goes off and it is possible to turn off the power
using the front power switch. I have to pull the plug only after I get a
kernel panic or something like this.

Best regards,