Subject: Re: ath driver and wep
To: Greg Troxel <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Steven M. Bellovin <email@example.com>
Date: 10/02/2005 12:13:44
In message <firstname.lastname@example.org>, 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, http://www.cs.columbia.edu/~smb