Computer won't restart if turn off!

Darren Mansell darren.mansell at
Thu Sep 20 13:01:10 UTC 2007

On Thu, 2007-09-20 at 08:56 -0400, Ashley Benton wrote:
> Hi, thank you for your answer
> You told me to try booting Ubuntu with "acpi=off noapic " appended to
> the boot parameters but I have no idea how to do that. Could you tell
> me how I would do that please?
> Thank you 
> Megan

Press escape as the boot menu comes up (by default you have about 3

press e to edit, add those options to the ones already there, press b to

(or something like that, it should make sense when you do it.)

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