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Re: CVS commit: src/sys/arch/sandpoint/sandpoint
On Tue, Jan 24, 2012 at 09:07:47PM +0100, Frank Wille wrote:
> >> > > A detach function for the onboard flash probably makes no sense,
> >> > > so remove it.
> >> >
> >> > Sure it makes sense.
> >> Hmm... how do you detach it? With drvctl(8)? Why should you do that?
> > Power consumption comes to mind...
> I doubt that detaching the driver will change power consumption a lot.
> And I cannot remove the NOR flash chip from the mainboard. ;)
It does if you have to detach the driver to power the thing off.
Then again, I'm making this up as I go along as I have no idea what
power management for flash actually looks like.
David A. Holland
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