Minor issue with RCN kernel when using systemd

I noticed a small issue when I replaced init with systemd on the RCN kernel 3.8.13-bone32. When I issue the halt command:

Detaching loop devices.
Detaching DM devices.
[52753.943461] (NULL device *): gadget not registered.
[52753.949441] Disabling non-boot CPUs ...
[52753.953602] Power down.
[52753.956212] System will go to power_off state in approx. 2 secs
[52753.964718] Kernel panic - not syncing: Attempted to kill init! exitcode=0x00000000
[52753.974338] [<c0013558>] (unwind_backtrace+0x0/0xe0) from [<c06139b0>] (panic+0x84/0x1e0)
[52753.982919] [<c06139b0>] (panic+0x84/0x1e0) from [<c00408bc>] (do_exit+0x438/0x874)
[52753.990957] [<c00408bc>] (do_exit+0x438/0x874) from [<c004f468>] (sys_reboot+0x128/0x1b8)
[52753.999538] [<c004f468>] (sys_reboot+0x128/0x1b8) from [<c000d880>] (ret_fast_syscall+0x0/0x30)