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Re: New sleep code for ATI M6, M7 and M9

On Mon, 2003-03-17 at 08:15, Vincent Bernat wrote:
> OoO En cette nuit striée d'éclairs du lundi 17 mars 2003, vers 02:19,
> Jack Moffitt <jack@xiph.org> disait:
> > When I first shut the lid, the LCD goes off, but then comes back on for
> > a bit a few seconds later briefly before shutting off again.  That seems
> > strange, but again, not very troubling.
> This is a bit annoying since the number of on-off cycles for a LCD
> screen is limited. You may switch to console before closing the
> lid. This does not work with me, so I manually do a fblevel 0 before
> closing the lid (you can use the buttons on the upper left of the
> keyboard to do this too).

Putting fblevel 0 in the /etc/power/pwrctl(-local) sleep function seems
to do the trick, and also seems to hide the garbage on wakeup. :)

Earthling Michel Dänzer (MrCooper)/ Debian GNU/Linux (powerpc) developer
XFree86 and DRI project member   /  CS student, Free Software enthusiast

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