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pc wont shut all the way off

Postby leo5111 on Fri Jan 16, 2009 3:45 am

i had this problem in mint 4 and adding this to end of file etc/modules as root solved it i tried it on mint 5, 64 it desnt work apm power_off=1 thats what i put worked in mint 4 :(
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Re: pc wont shut all the way off

Postby viking777 on Fri Jan 16, 2009 6:43 am

I had this shutdown problem with my last laptop, I spent a vast amount of time trying to solve it and I never did. In the end I sold the laptop (to a windows user who wouldn't notice it because it worked in windows). My new laptop is fine. During the process of troubleshooting, the concensus appeared to be that I had a buggy DSDT (differentiated system description table) although I never managed to fix it and trying to gets you into some pretty deep water.

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Re: pc wont shut all the way off

Postby leo5111 on Fri Jan 16, 2009 10:37 pm

its offical the 64 bit versions have the bug, and so does regular mint 5 32.bit has problem so does 64. mint 6 32.bit i do the commands i posted and it works :?
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