[Pkg-acpi-devel] Bug#556903: Bug#556903: Is acpi-support deprecated?

Michael Meskes meskes at debian.org
Thu Dec 31 15:56:10 UTC 2009

> > With non-GNOME systems, I think acpi-support is needed to make the
> > power button shut down the computer.
> Not quite, it's done by acpid itself (/etc/acpi/powerbtn.sh).

No, not in Debian. This file is no longer installed. Instead we have an
acpi-support-base package coming with this script and the corresponding event

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