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It turns out this is now a documented problem with the MacbookPro 11,4 and 11,5 within the latest mainline linux kernel (I think up until 4.6 at the time of writing this). There is a work-around that requires patching/compiling a custom kernel. It's located at Comment #172 of Specifically, diff --git a/...


I figured this out. All I had to do was change the command to: shutdown -P now . To be clear, to put a "shutdown" button on the desktop, just type "shutdown" in unity search bar. Then just drag the result shutdown button to the desktop. Then right click, choose properties, and in command, change it from gnome-session-quit --power-off . to: shutdown -P now ....


As suggested this is my comment as the answer. I've found a workaround: running lightdm-gtk-greeter-settings gives you the opportunity to remove the Power Menu entirely.

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