RE: ACPI oops 2.4.21-0.13mdkenterprise

From: Grover, Andrew (
Date: Thu Jul 17 2003 - 15:32:04 EST

> From: Jonathan Moore []
> I am deeply stumped! I have two systems with identical Mandrake 9.1
> installations. One Intel D815EEA2L2 wake on lan works. The other Intel
> SE7501WV2 wake on lan does not work.
> When I echo 5 >/proc/acpi/sleep on the 7501 I get the
> following kernel oops.
> Is there anything I need to do 'special' when I power down?
> Is the echo 5 necessary?
> I don't need it on the D815 motherboard for the WOL to work.
> I am sure the hardware works because on one occasion
> I managed to get it to WOL successfully but I admit I pressed
> the power button a few times in desperation (or something)
> needless to say I cannot repeat.

This is fixed in mainline kernels.

BTW you should just run "poweroff" or "halt -p", not echo anything to

Regards -- Andy
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