Re: Suspend on Dell D420

From: Rafael J. Wysocki
Date: Tue Aug 08 2006 - 11:40:15 EST

On Tuesday 08 August 2006 17:01, Steinar H. Gunderson wrote:
> On Tue, Aug 08, 2006 at 04:04:00PM +0200, Rafael J. Wysocki wrote:
> > Please apply the appended patch to the SMP kernel and try the following:
> >
> > [...]
> >
> > I think (1) will work and (2) will not, but let's see. :-)
> Actually, both worked just fine. The first one (testproc) gave me EPERM on
> the actual write call according to echo, but I guess that's just a side
> effect of sloppy test code :-)

Oh, I just forgot to initialize error in kernel/power/disk.c#prepare_processes.c .

However, this means the drivers' suspend and resume routines seem to work fine
and the problem is somehow related to the BIOS black magic that happens
during the "real" suspend.

No idea what to do next. :-(

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