Re: Problem with ATX halt

From: Coy A Hile (
Date: Fri Dec 29 2000 - 12:41:05 EST

Ryan Sizemore sez....
> I am new this whole 'posting to the mailing list' thing, so please excuse
> any obvious mistakes.
> I have a comp. running mandrake 7.2, and when i go to power it down, it
> gives me a screen full of errors, including a stackdump. It happens as the
> very last thing (including being after the file system is unmounted, so I
> highly doubt that the error is recorded somewhere. But i will hand-copy the
> stack for whomever thinks it may be useful. The error is reproduced every
> time, without equivication. Any insight or questions are much apriciated.
> The motherboard is a Soyo 5EMA+ r1.0 w/ ETEQ EQ82C6638 Chipset, and it has
> an Award BIOS.
> Thanks in Advance.

I've seen this before with nearly every Mandrake distrib right out of the
box. One of the many reasons I choose not to use Mandrake on my personal
boxes. I think I solved it by recompiling the kernel and taking the
"Power Management" things out of the kernel.


Coy Hile
"Two roads diverged in a wood, and I-- / I took the one less traveled by, 
And that has made all the difference." --Robert Frost
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