machine powers off during FC3 install

Tom Coburn tcoburn at
Sun Nov 14 05:02:01 UTC 2004

no I don't think thats it, because I have the SAME problem in FC3.

and I don't have that problem in FC2.  and my power management is OFF
in the bios.   so no its not that.

> The first place I'd look is into the bios, to see if this behaviour
> can be thwarted somehow.  Check in the blanker preferences if it has
> such a menu, to see if there is some sort of an inactivity timeout
> that is set for shutdown as a power saver feature.  It may also be
> under power management.
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