Computer won't restart if turn off!
darren.mansell at opengi.co.uk
Fri Sep 21 12:35:32 UTC 2007
On Fri, 2007-09-21 at 08:26 -0400, Ashley Benton wrote:
> Hi, sorry to have been so long.
> I restarted the computer, pressed esc, and edited the boot parameters.
> Right now it is what is written on my screen:
> [ Minimal BASH-like line editing is supported. For
> the first word, TAB lists possible command
> complexions. Anywhere else TAB list the possible
> complexions Of a device/filename. ESC at any time
> exits. ]
> rub edit> boot (and I added here) acpi=off noapic
> Is it OK and do I press escape now?
> Thank you for your answer
Hi. Tried it myself just to make sure.
When the boot menu is counting down press escape.
Use the arrow key to select the line that starts 'kernel'
After the 'ro quiet splash' press space and type 'acpi=off noapic'
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