Subject: Re: test pmfified ex(4) please - patch attached
To: Jared D. McNeill <>
From: Nicolas Joly <>
List: current-users
Date: 12/20/2007 17:27:15
On Thu, Dec 20, 2007 at 11:01:09AM -0500, Jared D. McNeill wrote:
> On Thu, 20 Dec 2007, Nicolas Joly wrote:
> >Unfortunately, this does not work ...
> >
> >Both `power-on' and `hdd-access' BIOS passwords seems to be ignored
> >when resuming as i do not need to enter anything and the screen stays
> >black.
> I've seen at least one other machine where the external VGA port is 
> enabled on resume instead of the internal DFP -- do you have a monitor 
> handy to try?

That's it ! Whatever video display device is set (in the BIOS): CRT,
LCD or CRT+LCD ... the external VGA is active on resume.

Nicolas Joly

Biological Software and Databanks.
Institut Pasteur, Paris.