Re: halt does not shut the system down

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]


Hello John,

> Thanks for the suggestion. I didn't see anything related to SMM in the
> BIOS menus. However, the system has real-time constraints. Thus, I'd
> turn SMM off if I knew how :-)

Here you can find a driver that can disable and enable the SMI
interrupt in the chipset. It supports up to the ICH5 chipsets, but by
adding the proper device/vendor IDs you can also make it support newer

> AFAIU, poweroff is equivalent to halt -p

You are right.

Kind Regards,

To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to [email protected]
More majordomo info at
Please read the FAQ at

[Index of Archives]     [Kernel Newbies]     [Netfilter]     [Bugtraq]     [Photo]     [Stuff]     [Gimp]     [Yosemite News]     [MIPS Linux]     [ARM Linux]     [Linux Security]     [Linux RAID]     [Video 4 Linux]     [Linux for the blind]     [Linux Resources]
  Powered by Linux