[lug] Crash during shutdown

D. Stimits stimits at idcomm.com
Wed Sep 6 10:56:51 MDT 2000

"D. Stimits" wrote:
> Giuliano Rescaldani wrote:
> >

> >
> > I also looked for the string "Power down." that is the last message just
> > before the crash, but I cannot find it in any scripts. Any idea where can I
> > look for a "program" that says "Power down." ?
> printk(KERN_EMERG "Power down.\n");
> That's a line within the kernel source, not a separate program. You
> might want to compile the kernel without apm support. If you believe you
> have done this already, it appears you're not booting the kernel you
> wanted to boot.

One thing I should have mentioned. That line is normal for all kernels,
with or without apm. Getting that line means it shut down without
crashing, and it is safe to cut power. Seeing this has nothing to do
with apm.

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