new ATI sleep code freezes

Michel Dänzer michel at
Mon Jun 2 05:36:11 EST 2003

On Thu, 2003-05-29 at 17:41, mutex at wrote:
> Hi all,
> This has taken me a while to decide it was a bug and not a freak
> accident. About one to two times a week I have noticed that my powerbook
> will hand during the sleep process. Usually, when the sleep operation
> completes, there is a quick screen power blank. Then about another 1.5
> seconds of the LCD being illuminated, with what looks like some random
> part of video memory being displayed, then finally the machine goes
> to sleep. Occasionally I am seeing a freeze during the step where the
> machine stays on for 1.5 seconds and has not quite been put to sleep. I
> have been unable to diagnose this, as it happens so infrequently, but I
> figured by posting I could hopefully get some more people experiencing
> this as well. my specs:
> 	1ghz tipb, 1gig ram, radeon 9M, 2.4.20-ben8

Pretty much the same configuration here, but I haven't seen this, even
though I've been enjoying uptimes of weeks, usually with at least one
sleep cycle a day.

What's your DRI related setup?

Earthling Michel Dänzer   \  Debian (powerpc), XFree86 and DRI developer
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