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Re: kern/44366: poweroff doesn't work

The following reply was made to PR kern/44366; it has been noted by GNATS.

From: Mark Davies <>
Subject: Re: kern/44366: poweroff doesn't work
Date: Fri, 14 Jan 2011 15:57:23 +1300

 On Fri, 14 Jan 2011, David Young wrote:
 >  >  On Thu, Jan 13, 2011 at 01:10:07PM +0000, Mihai Chelaru wrote:
 >  >  >  It still doesn't work, sorry. Moreover, I just tested
 >  >  > 5.0/i386 and 5.1 GENERIC kernels and both completes power
 >  >  > off.
 Note that for me the problem exists with 5.1 (and earlier 5.x) as well 
 as current.
 >  I think that you meant shutdownhooks, not powerhooks.  You should
 >  be able to rule that out quickly, because few drivers establish
 >  shutdownhooks any longer:
 >  If an incomplete or broken detachment routine causes the trouble,
 > you can narrow in on the problem driver by removing
 > DVF_DETACH_SHUTDOWN flags from CFATTACH_DECL3_NEW() calls affecting
 > drivers for your hardware, and adding them back again one by one.
 If it helps to try and track down a particular driver that might be 
 causing the problem I've put dmesg outputs for optiplex760 and 755 
 (that have the problem) and latitude e6400 (that doesn't) at

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