Subject: Re: Hard disk blues on laptops.
To: None <>
From: Alan Barrett <>
List: current-users
Date: 03/20/2007 09:11:53
On Sat, 17 Mar 2007, Cherry G. Mathew wrote:
> I'm wondering how many people on current-users use NetBSD on laptops,

Yes, of course.

> and if so, how many of you have come across the problem I'm facing.

I see the same behaviour, but I had no idea that it was a problem.

> There is a fix here:

This includes a change to the shutdownhooks framework, and should be
discussed on tech-kern under Subject line that makes it clear that it
does not apply only to disks on laptops.  (It looks like a good idea to

--apb (Alan Barrett)