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Old 05-31-2001, 04:54 PM   #1
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Seems to be conflicting with my bios. I am dual booting win 2000 prof.

When I shutdown Linux it just hangs and I have to do a cold boot.

Any ideas would be greatly apreciated.

Old 05-31-2001, 06:03 PM   #2
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Where does it hang at? Also what command are you using to shutdown?
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Halt and reboot from KDE.
Old 05-31-2001, 10:26 PM   #4
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I've had the same problem with 'halt' but not 'reboot'.

Do you get the same results with 'shutdown -h now' or 'shutdown -r now' (the -real- commands for 'halt' and 'reboot' respectively)?

Those work fine for me.
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/sbin/shutdown -h now does exactly the same. Screen just goes blank.


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