Quoting Dermot Gorman <digitald at digitaldublin.net>:
>> I've recompiled a new kernel, however on shutdown the system goes
> through the normal shutdown routine but wont physically spin the disks
> down and CPU fan etc. Have i missed a feature in the kernel somewhere,
> APM or APCI ??
A shot in the dark here..... what exact command are you using? If it's
/sbin/shutdown, try /sbin/poweroff, if it exists.
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