[Vaio SZ5MN] Unable to Power-off

Rui Paulo rpaulo at FreeBSD.org
Thu Jun 5 14:20:53 UTC 2008

On Thu, Jun 05, 2008 at 02:31:38AM +1100, Alexey Tarasov wrote:
> Hello,
> I've VGN-SZ4MRN, FreeBSD 8.0-CURRENT. There is also same problem, i've
> solved it by switching off lan power before power off.
> For this purpose I'm using modified acpi_sony (sources are here:
> dodologics.ru/20080425_acpi_sony.tar.bz2)
> before switching off i'm making: sysctl hw.vaio.power_lan=0; shutdown -p now

Do you know if this is the proper fix ? What does Linux do ?
If this is all we can do, acpi_sony might need to grow a shutdown hook.

Rui Paulo

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