Subject: Re: ath driver and wep
To: Greg Troxel <>
From: Steven M. Bellovin <>
List: current-users
Date: 10/02/2005 12:13:44
In message <>, Greg Troxel writes:

>My understanding of cardbus on NetBSD is that normal behavior for
>network devices is to power off the slot when the interface is down.
>This may not save much more power than 'full sleep' and thus not be
>justifiable from a power point of view, but it's the way (almost?)
>every other device is.

Beyond that, there are some machines -- many Thinkpads, for example -- 
where you can't suspend with the interfaces on. 

		--Steven M. Bellovin,