new ATI sleep code freezes
michel at daenzer.net
Fri Jun 6 06:20:48 EST 2003
On Thu, 2003-06-05 at 18:35, mutex at kerneli.org wrote:
> On Wed, Jun 04, 2003 at 07:15:55PM +0200 or thereabouts,
> Benjamin Herrenschmidt wrote:
> > Also make sure you have APM emulation working (check XFree log to see
> > if it found & opened the APM device)
> from my XF86Config file...
> (WW) Open APM failed (/dev/apm_bios) (No such file or directory)
> But my kernel config says...
> The only thing unusual is I am running devfs..
> so i checked /dev
> heliosphan dev # find . -name *apm*
> /dev/misc/apm_bios has perms:
> crw------- 1 mutex root 10, 134 Dec 31 1969 apm_bios
> are those normal permissions ?
I don't know, I don't use devfs, I have:
crw-rw---- 1 root root 10, 134 2003-04-29 13:04
Anyway, the X server doesn't try to use /dev/misc/apm_bios but
/dev/apm_bios and gets ENOENT.
> Also, I'm running an enlightenment battery applet which afaik uses apm
> layer to report battery level. So something has to be working.
It might use /proc/apm.
Earthling Michel Dänzer \ Debian (powerpc), XFree86 and DRI developer
Software libre enthusiast \ http://svcs.affero.net/rm.php?r=daenzer
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