Re: [Swsusp-devel] Re: swsusp problems [was Re: Your opinion onthe merge?]

From: Nigel Cunningham
Date: Wed Mar 24 2004 - 01:06:42 EST


On Wed, 2004-03-24 at 16:52, Dmitry Torokhov wrote:
> OK, so you have an error condition on your CD. Does it prevent suspend from
> completing? If not then I probably would not care about it till later when
> I see it in syslog... I remember that the one thing that Pat complained
> most often is your love for "panic"ing instead of trying to recover. In that
> case you understandably want as many preceding messages as possible left
> intact on the screen to diagnose the problem. If error recovery is ever done
> then some eye-candy probably won't hurt.

Suspend2 is capable of aborting (there are four panics for dire
situations; for the record swsusp.c has 14). I haven't tried to simulate
a media error, so I'm not perfectly sure it would abort okay, but it
wouldn't take too much to fix any issues.


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