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    Phoronix: Linux 5.7 Getting A "Tiny Power Button" Driver

    A new driver already queued in the power management code for the Linux 5.7 cycle not opening up until April is a "tiny power button" driver...

    http://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?pag...y-Power-Button

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    I'm honestly surprised this wasn't already a thing.

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    • #3
      Originally posted by Britoid View Post
      I'm honestly surprised this wasn't already a thing.
      Same here, but I guess in most cases it's not hard to just tell the VM to shut down through software (rather than an ACPI event) or the VM is never expected to be shut down in the first place.

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      • #4
        If Don Ho was still alive, I can almost imagine him with a new song, "Tiny buttons...."

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        • #5
          "at just 46 lines of code."

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