Package: vbetool
Version: 1.1-4
Severity: normal


Using `dpms off` to switch off the display does not work anymore:

    % sudo vbetool dpms off
    zsh: illegal hardware instruction  sudo vbetool dpms off

I can confirm this on both a 32bit and 64bit system.
Graphics card is reported by lspci as

    VGA compatible controller: Intel Corporation HD Graphics 5500 (rev 09).

-- System Information:
Debian Release: stretch/sid
  APT prefers testing
  APT policy: (990, 'testing'), (500, 'testing-debug'), (450, 'unstable'), (1, 
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)
Foreign Architectures: i386

Kernel: Linux 4.8.0-2-amd64 (SMP w/4 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=de_DE.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=de_DE.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash
Init: systemd (via /run/systemd/system)

Versions of packages vbetool depends on:
ii  libc6     2.24-8
ii  libpci3   1:3.5.2-1
ii  libx86-1  1.1+ds1-10.1

vbetool recommends no packages.

vbetool suggests no packages.

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