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Re: iBookG4 pseudo-sleep / 2.6.3 problems



On Tue, Jun 08, 2004 at 09:33:01PM +0000, Joerg Sommer wrote:
> I experienced the same problem at me with a 2.6.6 kernel. If the lid is
> closed a unknown period the ibook powers off. The G4 doesn't support
> sleep-mode currently so the backgroud light is only switched off. But
> maybe there is a piece hardware which powers off the iBook if the lid is
> close too long. I have also the presumption that this only happens if it
> runs with battery, but I'm not sure.
> 
> Does anyone else experienced this? Is there a solution?

Yes, I had that once too. Shortly closing the lid does no harm, but
a few minutes shut it down. Recent iBook G4 (1 Mhz), Bens 2.4.25,
PowerBook6,5. I have not experimented further on this. And yes, this
was on battery.

Greetings

         Helge

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