Subject: Re: ACPI suspend support.
To: None <>
From: Valeriy E. Ushakov <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 01/24/2005 23:30:46
On Mon, Jan 24, 2005 at 10:49:40 -0800, Jason Thorpe wrote:

> On Jan 24, 2005, at 3:26 AM, Kentaro A. Kurahone wrote:
> > * /dev/apmctl interface glue code. (So I can use apm -d -z to test)
> I would really like to see the /dev/apm* API go away, and a new power 
> management API that uses sysmon developed, one that can express a 
> richer set of power management capabilities.  This new API would use 
> e.g. ACPI and APM (what whatever e.g. Apple Powerbooks would use) as 
> back-ends to do its work.

And there are also hpc* platforms...

SY, Uwe
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