Re: Suspend to disk.
On Oct 12, Heather (firstname.lastname@example.org) wrote:
> > > > probably gonna be quite some work since you need to make a new partition
> > > > that I think must be located as the first one on the disk and that screws
> > > > up a number of things like lilo, fstab etc, not to mention the fact that
> > > > you have to move your linux partition (I suppose?).
> > > >
> > > > /Joel Kjellgren
> > >
> > > If it is a typical Phoenix BIOS, raw partitions for hibernate can be
> > > anywhere on the disk. This isn't just "known" this is tested, as I've
> > > got a quite happy machine with a partition smack in the middle. (I was
> > > moving it around messing with sizes of other things.)
> > The lphdisk docs say it "should be" a primary partition. Do you know
> > if it works on a logical partition?
> No, I don't know - I didn't try it that way. Sorry.
> * Heather Stern * star@ many places...
Thanks. I looked at the lphdisk code and it has hda4 hard coded in
it, so the docs are ambiguous but the code is not! I repartitioned my
disk and the suspending works like a charm.
Neil L. Roeth