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Re: hibernation with new kernels

On Fri, Feb 20, 2009 at 1:20 PM, Nima Azarbayjany
<my.informal.conversations@gmail.com> wrote:
> Now I see what you meant by turning off the tea kettle.  It was an
> interesting joke and I am sorry that I did not realize what you meant
> initially.  I thought at first that the tea kettle might be a script or that
> kind of thing which does something during hibernation or resume so I wanted
> to know how to turn if off! :)

Good one..
and maybe if you have more time http://www.faqs.org/rfcs/rfc1855.html
and then maybe more on topposting, Xposting etc...

Having changed four laptops and been mostly a mute spectator on this list
I can say that the people on this list are helpfull, just that one needs
to do some homework.

And if you get a solution for the sound, do post here :-)

> Anyway, I am really not concerned with the noise if it does not signal
> something's going wrong inside my laptop.  I mean, if it cannot damage the
> hardware then that's alright.  I cannot figure out how to give you more
> information because I don't know how to tell where is the noise coming from
> precisely.  I will try to make the process as much verbose as is possible
> then I might be able to see what happens that makes the noise.
> On Fri, Feb 20, 2009 at 2:20 AM, Frank Lin PIAT <fpiat@klabs.be> wrote:
>> On Thu, 2009-02-19 at 23:51 +0330, Nima Azarbayjany wrote:
>> > I surely know what a tea kettle is, I just do not know what Frank
>> > meant by saying turn off the tea kettle is his email.
>> It was just a joke. I mean that you can't expect other readers to guess
>> where that noise came from... why not the kettle near your computer ;-)
>> Noisy network adapter are common nowadays, especially when transfering
>> data large amount of data over the network. I have never investigated
>> that fact.
>> > It did not make sense to me.
>> You probably wondered what I meant... I also wondered what could
>> possibly be your problem.
>> > I am really not fluent in idiomatic English.
>> > I am new in seeking help from mailing lists, so I may make mistakes
>> > and may not follow the rules correctly until I learn enough.  Can you
>> > please be clear?
>> We all want to learn, you are welcome here.
>> > On Thu, Feb 19, 2009 at 11:18 PM, Gerard Robin <g.robin3@free.fr>
>> > wrote:
>> >         On Thu, Feb 19, 2009 at 08:34:17PM +0330, Nima Azarbayjany
>> >         wrote:
>> >                 From: Nima Azarbayjany
>> >                 <my.informal.conversations@gmail.com>
>> >                 To: Frank Lin PIAT <fpiat@klabs.be>,
>> >                        SmartList <debian-laptop@lists.debian.org>
>> >                 Subject: Re: hibernation with new kernels
>> >         I am sorry, I do not know what the tea kettle is.
>> >
>> >                         Turn off the tea kettle.
>> >         dict kettle gives:
>> >         >From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
>> >         v.0.48 [gcide]:
>> >
>> >          Kettle \Ket"tle\ (k[e^]t"t'l), n. [OE. ketel; cf. AS. cetel,
>> Regarding the the hibernation speed, If I remember correctly there were
>> a few kernel around 2.6.22 which were slower *on my laptop*, then around
>> 2.6.26 if got faster again. YMMV
>> Franklin

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