On Feb 5, 2008 5:13 AM, bp <bhaskara_p at vsnl.com> wrote: > I have installed mandriva 2008 on p4 pc. I checked that acpi service is on. > Also acpid is running. How about your try the opposite and use the acpi=off kernel boot parameter? Let apm try to do the shutdown? -- "Thou shalt not follow the null pointer for at it's end madness and chaos lie."