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Re: IBM Thinkpad



> That is probably for a suspend to disk feature.  My Vaio can do that,
> too, as well as suspend to RAM.  Suspend to disk takes longer, but
> uses much less power.  Since this is controlled by the BIOS, it is
> independent of the operating system, so it should work under Linux.
> I'd keep it, but if you do lose it, you can probably restore it (if
> your notebook uses the Phoenix BIOS).  I had to restore mine with the
> lphdisk utility.

yep.  one note make sure that the 'boot' flag is set on the partition with
the suspend to disk file/partition or the thinkpad won't recognise it and
none of the apm stuff will work.

there's a little more info  on my thinkpad page.

http://www.spack.org/geek/thinkpad-390.html

adam.



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