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RE: RH 7.3 & Motherboard Power Issue



No luck.  Wonder what would happen if I simply short the power switch pins?

JT


> This is based on an AMI (Athlon) BIOS. But you could check the 'Power
> Management Setup' section. There should be something relating to
> 'Restore on AC/Power Loss' (Something to that nature). And set it to
> powerup when mains power is lost. (I haven't tried it, as I don't want
> my system to
> automatically powerup when I'm not at home. So you will have to
> experiment with it). You could also check another section 'Integrated
> Peripherals' and look for any entry like 'Keyboard PowerOn Function' and
> setup a key sequence to allow you to power it up via the keyboard. (I do
> it this way, as it disables the power switch, and NO one can power it up
> unless they know the powerup code)
>
> Not knowing the type of BIOS you system has, this is about the best I
> can help you with. As I don't run Pentiums anymore. I mainly run
> Athlons. But the principle should be the same.
>
> Wolf
>
> |-----Original Message-----
> |From: Jeff Tucker [mailto:jeff theTuckers org]
> |Sent: Wednesday, 9 October 2002 11:29 am
> |To: valhalla-list redhat com
> |Subject: RE: RH 7.3 & Motherboard Power Issue
> |
> |
> |Any idea what the BIOS setting is called?  I've looked a
> |number of times, but I don't see anything that looks logical...
> |
> |Thanks to both of you.
> |
> |JT
> |
> |
> |
> |> That's exactly how it's supposed to work! However, you can change a
> |> setting in your BIOS, so that the system  powers up
> |automatically when
> |> power is reapplied to your system. Which should give you the effect
> |> you want. Most of the new PSU's no longer have rear power
> |switches. So
> |> the only way to power up the system is either by the front switch or
> |> Keyboard/Mouse response.
> |>
> |> Hope this helps
> |>
> |> Wolf
> |>
> |> |-----Original Message-----
> |> |From: Jeff Tucker [mailto:jeff theTuckers org]
> |> |Sent: Wednesday, 9 October 2002 10:55 am
> |> |To: valhalla-list redhat com
> |> |Subject: RH 7.3 & Motherboard Power Issue
> |> |
> |> |
> |> |I have a RH7.3 system installed on a P4 1.8GHz on a P4 mainboard  |>
> |(P4S5A) in an Antec 350 mid-tower case.  When I flip the
> |power switch
> |> |on the back of the case, the unit does not power up.  I have to hit
> |> |the "On" button on the front of the case to get the juice flowing.
> |> |Does anyone know what I need to do to get the thing to fire up when
> |> |the main power switch?
> |> |
> |> |This box is not on a UPS, so when the power flickers, it does not
> |> |boot back up automatically.
> |> |
> |> |Help..
> |> |
> |> |JT
>
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