pismo sleep behaviour w/ 2.4.4-benh

Jörn Nettingsmeier nettings at folkwang-hochschule.de
Mon May 14 17:45:17 EST 2001

Benjamin Herrenschmidt wrote:
> >well, that's just what i'm using.
> >but i have a suse distro (7.1).
> >it works for you ?  no falling asleep, no lockups ?
> I never had the falling asleep problem. For some reason, your
> pmud either receives a sleep message from somebody, or incorrectly
> thinks it got one...
> I had a few lockups, most related to problems with the kernel
> console code (when sleeping from console). I never had a lockup
> in X but I know that some part of the kernel are quite fragile
> regarding power management (USB for example).
> Do you have any other device attached ? (like a PCMCIA card ?)


> >btw, i put the book asleep with snooze -f (circumventing pmud), and
> >it came back without going back to sleep. so yes, the problem seems
> >to be pmud.
> You probably need to alter your /etc/pwrctl script, yes. I don't
> have mine at hand right now, I'll send it tomorrow.

thanks a lot for all your help !

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