On Wed, Oct 13, 2004 at 07:50:08AM -0700, Rishi Chopra wrote: > Is there a way to issue a shutdown command that > doesn't require me to press a key to reboot? > > Currently when I enter the command 'shutdown -p' the > system shuts down gracefully but I have to press a key > to reboot the system. > > Ultimately I'd like to be able to power-off the system > gracefully without requiring the user (me) to press a > key afterwards.
Add the following to your kernel configuration file, build and install a new kernel and try shutdown -p again: device acpica It's not in de GENERIC kernel because 1) this feature is still experimental (however it seems to work fine), and 2) many users never shutdown -p their FreeBSD machines anyway. :-) GH -- :wq _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"