Re: APIC support prevents power off

From: Mark McClelland (
Date: Tue Jul 22 2003 - 06:45:00 EST

Mikael Pettersson wrote:

> Enabling SMP disables APM's power off code, unless one boots with
> apm=power-off.

apm=smp might also be needed on some machines. My Supermicro P6DGU
running 2.4.21 only powers off when I boot with both of those
parameters. apm=power-off alone only worked with 2.4.9 (or maybe older;
can't remember) kernels.

Mark McClelland

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