[lug] ACPI and power off

Andrew Gilmore agilmore at wirelessbeehive.com
Wed Aug 29 11:06:00 MDT 2007

On 8/27/07, Collins Richey <crichey at gmail.com> wrote:
Even Slackware 12.0 translates /sbin/halt into a shutdown followed by
acpi poweroff, and the box does lose power. So, Fedora is sadly

I have used every Fedora release on multiple systems and had APM/ACPI power off working without effort.

I would guess this is a hardware incompatibility, not some fault of Fedora.


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