Trouble with ACPI and ASUS MB

Scott Robbins scottro at
Tue Jul 15 16:29:13 PDT 2003

On Wed, Jul 16, 2003 at 12:57:38AM +0200, Stefan E?er wrote:

> On 2003-07-14 20:33 -0400, Scott Robbins <scottro at> wrote:
> > I installed 5.1 RELEASE on a box with an ASUS A7A266 motherboard.  Not
> > 
> > 
> > 
> > ACPI power-off failed  - timeout
> > The operating system has halted
> > Press any key to reboot
> Try
> 	sysctl hw.acpi.disable_on_poweroff=0

Bingo.  That fixed it, thank you so much. 

Most sincerely,


Scott Robbins

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