[Pkg-sysvinit-devel] Bug#718930: Bug#718930: sysvinit: poweroff does no poweroff, it does reboot

Petter Reinholdtsen pere at hungry.com
Tue Feb 4 10:36:13 UTC 2014

Control: reassign -1 src:linux
Control: found -1 3.2.51-1

[Christian Andretzky]
> First of all - I'm not really sure if the programs in this package are
> really responsible for the following problem.  Eventually it could be
> a kernel related problem or a problem with the configuration of the
> default wheezy kernel.

To me this definitely sound like a kernel problem.  During shutdown,
sysvinit ask the kernel to power down the machine, and if that do not
happen, there is not much more sysvinit can do.  Reassigning to the
kernel to get their input.

Happy hacking
Petter Reinholdtsen

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