Subject: Re: Solution ( was Re: BIOS question: ignore missing keyboards? )
To: David Maxwell <>
From: Eric S. Hvozda <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 06/30/1998 09:51:40
On Tue, 30 Jun 1998 10:23:48 -0300  David Maxwell wrote:
> In a sort of related topic, the new ATX systems with 'power-itself-down'
> capabilities cannot be rebooted from a remote control AC switch. When power
> goes away and comes back they stay off - since the power switch is 'smart'
> (like some TVs). Anyone seen a system without that problem?

Not for Pentium II, but my motherboard book implies that it's all
in the power supply (ie if you use a non-ATX power supply it's
a non-issue).

Supposedly there is a power signal fro mthe power supply that
tells the motherboard it's an ATX supply and "intelligent"...