Re: Test patch for sleep on Aluminium PowerBooks
On Sat, 2004-10-30 at 18:30 +0200, Jens Schmalzing wrote:
> Benjamin Herrenschmidt writes:
> > This is an experimental patch against 2.6.9. It concerns the ATI
> > based Aluminium PowerBook. [...]
> > It will add sleep (suspend-to-ram) support for these machines.
> Sorry for being late. I just tried the patch against vanilla 2.6.9 on
> a PowerBook 5,3 (17", G4 1.33GHz, Radeon 9600 M10) and it worked very
> well. Only problem I noticed is that the sound volume is very low
> after wakeup, but this can be worked around by unloading and reloading
> the snd-powermac module. I'll put the machine through a few more
> sleep/wake cycles over the next few days and report how it works out.
Bug report against the sound driver, I don't maintain it :)
> Thanks a bunch, Ben. Once again you've really made my day. I do hope
> to meet you in person some time, so I can give you a big hug or buy
> you a drink, whichever you prefer.
> Regards, Jens.
Benjamin Herrenschmidt <email@example.com>