acpi and acpid

Declan Moriarty declan.moriartyt at ntlworld.ie
Fri Apr 30 02:16:39 PDT 2004


Duane Cox enlightened us
> Hello
> 
> I compiled ACPI into the kernel as well as the button and other various features.  I also compiled the acpid, following the hints and have it setup.
> 
> But when I hit the power button on this server and the other server (different hardware) neither one shuts down.
> 
> My question is, is there a file in /proc/acpi that I can monitor for the event change when I press the power button?
> 
> At this point Im not sure the ACPI is working.  Even though they are new 2004 servers and ACPI is detected and enabled on bootup of the kernel....
> 

This could be hardware.

The VIA chipset ACPI is a disaster area. I have Via chipset with a
recent m/b and everything is assigned irq10 or irq11 :-(.


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	With best Regards,


	Declan Moriarty.



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