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Re: Improved laptop support in d-i?

On Thu, Apr 01, 2004 at 10:42:11AM +0200, Petter Reinholdtsen wrote:
>   apmd - Utilities for Advanced Power Management (APM)

Only for older hardware.

>   noflushd - allow idle hard disks to spin down

Unusable with ext3 and unneeded with 2.6.

>   sleepd - puts a laptop to sleep during inactivity

Which interface uses this software?

  pmud - Apple PowerBook power management daemon

> It might also be a good idea to use noatime by default on laptops, to
> reduce the disc acctivity and increase the chance of spinning the HD
> down?

Ask with priority medium.


	"That unit is a woman."
	"A mass of conflicting impulses."
		-- Spock and Nomad, "The Changeling", stardate 3541.9

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