[CentOS] CentOS 3.6 won t poweroff

Fri Jan 20 14:39:32 UTC 2006
William Warren <hescominsoon at emmanuelcomputerconsulting.com>

which model notebook?  It maybe that the notebook does not support acpi 
which would cause this issue.

Adrian Coman wrote:
> Hi,
> I have a Packard Bell notebook with CentOS 3.6 installed. When I want
> to turn off the computer everything goes OK until the power should be
> switched off ... but the display remains turned on with the last
> "power down" message on it .. until I press the button.
> Is there a fix for this? The kernel is 2.4.21-37.EL .
> Thanks,
> Adrian
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