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Re: pmf(9) and Xen domU suspending?

On Thu, 03 Apr 2008 17:03:59 +0200
Jean-Yves Migeon <> wrote:

> Question regarding sysmon events though: in 
> dev/sysmon/sysmon_power.c:965, the PSWITCH_TYPE_SLEEP case seems to 
> catch the event for the SLEEP, but ends in a NOOP (when comparing it to 
> other entries like RESET or POWERDOWN, which calls cpu_reboot(...) ). 
> Does that mean that the SLEEP event should be handled somewhere else?

Yes, the event will be sent to the powerd(8) daemon via a proplib(4)
dictionary with all details (try powerd -d to look at it) and it will
run the 'pressed' action in the /etc/powerd/scripts/sleep_button file.

When powerd(8) is not running, the kernel tries to do something, but
in this case as there's no current policy it just prints an informative

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