Subject: Re: do we need a powerd.conf?
To: None <>
From: S.P.Zeidler <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 12/16/2007 18:37:03 ("Steven M. Bellovin") writes:

>[on low battery and no ac power].  Third, in my
>opinion the proper response is to suspend the (laptop) computer, not
>turn it off.

Bad idea, unless you want just a minute more to sprint to the ac adapter.
Laptops can very well run out of juice in suspend too :)

-- (S.P.Zeidler)