Subject: Re: Intel 82371 power management controller
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Benedikt Meurer <email@example.com>
Date: 09/26/2002 03:10:21
On Wed, 25 Sep 2002, Steven M. Bellovin wrote:
> >I would just give the APM commands a try and see if they work - they
> >probably do.
> They don't, which is what led me down this path... Nor does apm0
> appear in the dmesg output, and it is configured in the running kernel.
> I'd better check to see if there are any relevant BIOS options.
Are you sure, APM is enabled?
> (Aside: this is a desktop, for which the need for 'suspend' is
> minimal. But I'm planning on hooking it to a UPS, and I'd like
> to be able to power down the machine completely if necessary.)
I guess, ACPI will do a better job on this.
And on the seventh day, He exited from append mode.