Fix SMP poweroff hangs
Mark Lord [Mon, 1 Oct 2007 08:20:10 +0000 (01:20 -0700)]
We need to disable all CPUs other than the boot CPU (usually 0) before
attempting to power-off modern SMP machines.  This fixes the
hang-on-poweroff issue on my MythTV SMP box, and also on Thomas Gleixner's
new toybox.

Signed-off-by: Mark Lord <mlord@pobox.com>
Acked-by: Thomas Gleixner <tglx@linutronix.de>
Cc: "Rafael J. Wysocki" <rjw@sisk.pl>
Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <akpm@linux-foundation.org>
Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>

kernel/sys.c

index 1b33b05..8ae2e63 100644 (file)
@@ -32,6 +32,7 @@
 #include <linux/getcpu.h>
 #include <linux/task_io_accounting_ops.h>
 #include <linux/seccomp.h>
+#include <linux/cpu.h>
 
 #include <linux/compat.h>
 #include <linux/syscalls.h>
@@ -878,6 +879,7 @@ void kernel_power_off(void)
        kernel_shutdown_prepare(SYSTEM_POWER_OFF);
        if (pm_power_off_prepare)
                pm_power_off_prepare();
+       disable_nonboot_cpus();
        sysdev_shutdown();
        printk(KERN_EMERG "Power down.\n");
        machine_power_off();