acpi and acpid

Declan Moriarty declan.moriartyt at
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 :-(.


	With best Regards,

	Declan Moriarty.

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