Re: regression in 2.6.23-rc8 - power off failed on old laptop

From: H. Peter Anvin
Date: Fri Sep 28 2007 - 21:11:29 EST

Wolfgang Erig wrote:
> Hi,
> the latest kernel does not power off my old laptop.
> 2.6.22 succeeded
> 2.6.23-rc8 failed
> $ git bisect good
> Bisecting: 0 revisions left to test after this
> [626073132b381684c4983e0d911e9aceb32e2cbc] Assembly header and main routine for new x86 setup code
> Which more info is needed?

A description of the system, your .config file, kernel messages (old and

Also see for a highly
useful debugging step, especially if you can dump both before & after.

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