Re: suspend, power save or saving, hibernate mode in Indpiron 5160
On Wednesday 20 October 2004 12:07, H. S. wrote:
> 3) This website gives some different options
> http://softwaresuspend.berlios.de/Software-suspend-2.html#ss2.1 :
> What is this all about?
I think those are from the SWSUSP patch - which you may very well need.
> 4) Whis is better, apm or acpi?
ACPI does a lot more than APM ... when it works. However, it probably makes
no difference to you - APM isn't functional on my Inspiron, and probably not
on your more recent one. I've not got CONFIG_SOFTWARE_SUSPEND to work, and
haven't recently tried the swsusp patch.
> 5) Does the closing the lid and making the laptop go to
> suspend/hibernate work?
Only if you configure it. There's nothing there to do it automatically.
acpid is absolutely necessary. If you're using KDE, klaptopdaemon might