Subject: Re: APM regression in -current
To: Arnaud Lacombe <>
From: Pavel Cahyna <>
List: current-users
Date: 09/22/2006 13:04:24
On Fri, Sep 22, 2006 at 05:02:57AM +0200, Arnaud Lacombe wrote:
> Hi,
> Following the change introduced by rev 1.206 of GENERIC_LAPTOP, I tested
> it with one of my laptop. With an old 3.99.21, APM was working fine (ie.
> when I pressed the power button, the laptop went to sleep mode). Now,
> it seems that the 'apm -z' command calls the ACPI sleep routine (to enter
> in S3 mode). The problem is that the laptop does not support ACPI S3.

How is this related to rev 1.206 ?  GENERIC_LAPTOP had acpi before, which
is incompatible with apm, so suspend coudn't work before this change. Am I