Power Off with ATX board wont work...

Dmitry Mityugov dmitry.mityugov at gmail.com
Thu Aug 11 10:04:15 GMT 2005

On 8/11/05, Christian Tischler <mail at myunix.net> wrote:
> Hi,
> my FreeBSD 4.9 box (old, but rock solid, and as there are no security
> concerns I do not intend to update it) has to be shut down every night
> to reduce energy costs. But after shutdown is complete I get the "hit
> any button to reboot" or so screen, but the atx power supply does not
> turn off. This is rather anoying. I have compiled in all the relevant
> stuff into the kernel but somehow I have missed something and google was
> not very helpfull, too.
> My question would be what I could have missed, and if this could be a
> hardeware problem? It is an old 1.xGhz amd box, so nothing fancy here.

Switching FreeBSD 5.x-6.0 might help.

Dmitry Mityugov, St. Petersburg, Russia
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