shutdown restarts laptop (and disables kb)
theunknownandrew at gmail.com
Thu Jul 21 03:37:46 UTC 2011
On 21 July 2011 08:21, Firesam <ubuntu at e17th.com> wrote:
> I am having a very strange (to me at least) problem with my laptop
> computer. It took a while until I was able to replicate the exact
> circumstances that caused it. Whenever I shutdown the laptop restarts
> and does not power off. Just incase that is not annoying enough when it
> restarts the internal kb and mouse are disabled. Interstingly enough mot
> only that this is not caused by choosing restart (the kb/mouse thing)
> but restart fixes it and re-enables the kb and mouse.
> I don't know if this is related but in grub choosing a command line and
> typing halt just freezes and does not power off. reboot does reboot.
> I can supply (I think) any files/logs etc.. that will help.
Just to make sure if all is proper, the next time you want to shut
down, try this command and see if this works OK.
sudo shutdown -P now # This will power off the sys immediately
BTW could you give details of the Desk Env you are using ?
& Ru Chelladurai
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