[Pkg-acpi-devel] Bug#651703: acpi-support-base: power button and lid events fail to be acted on

AP ap at zip.com.au
Sun Dec 11 12:29:01 UTC 2011

Package: acpi-support-base
Version: 0.138-9
Severity: normal

Dear Maintainer,
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   * What led up to the situation?

Installed wheezy. Button has never worked.
   * What exactly did you do (or not do) that was effective (or

Pressed power button long enough to generate the following event:

button/power PWRF 00000080 00000004
   * What was the outcome of this action?

/etc/acpi/powerbtn-acpi-support.sh executes but CheckPolicy returns
true and so it just exits.
   * What outcome did you expect instead?

A shutdown of my laptop.

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-- System Information:
Debian Release: wheezy/sid
  APT prefers testing
  APT policy: (500, 'testing')
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)

Kernel: Linux 3.1.5-wb.20111211-232011 (SMP w/4 CPU cores; PREEMPT)
Locale: LANG=en_AU.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_AU.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash

Versions of packages acpi-support-base depends on:
ii  acpid                    1:2.0.13-1
ii  kbd [console-utilities]  1.15.3-7  

acpi-support-base recommends no packages.

Versions of packages acpi-support-base suggests:
ii  acpi-support  0.138-9

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