Re: System won't reboot from Linux?

From: Ryan Butler (
Date: Sat Oct 13 2001 - 11:56:07 EST

On Fri, 2001-10-12 at 23:53, Ian Morgan wrote:
> On Fri, 12 Oct 2001, Mark Hahn wrote:
> > > Linux, but refuses to reboot. i.e. gets to the end of the shutdown scripts,
> > > says "Restarting system", then just hangs.
> >
> > have you looked at the reboot= kernel parameter?
> Thanks for the pointer, but it doesn't seem to have helped.
> I've tried every reboot= parameter ([wc],[bh]), and still no luck...
> Regards,
> Ian Morgan


Please have a look at the kernel thread dealing with Compaq 16xx and

This sounds like the same problem, but I'd like your thoughts on the
thread and whether it applies to other laptops than just compaq.

Ryan Butler
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