Re: Boot problems with - cannot smoothly boot on battery

From: Chris Howie
Date: Tue May 26 2009 - 15:51:40 EST

On Sun, May 24, 2009 at 9:53 PM, Chris Howie <cdhowie@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On Sun, May 24, 2009 at 9:18 PM, Shaohua Li <> wrote:
>> if this is a AMD CPU, please check
> Ahh, that sounds like it. ÂI first noticed the problem in 2.6.28 after
> switching from 2.6.26 (but never tried 2.6.27). ÂSo the information
> about versions is indeed consistent. ÂI'm on an amd64 cpu.
> Thanks everyone for the suggestions, I will try to take a look within
> the next couple of days and report my findings.

The bug linked was in fact my problem, and after forward-porting the
patch to (which required manual patching for one hunk --
luckily this was straightforward) my system boots perfectly on battery
and AC.

Many thanks all, this was the only issue I've had with the latest
kernels. I'm very happy that it's out of the way!

Chris Howie
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