Subject: Re: Any use for APM on non-laptops? (was Re: README: Changes to PCI, ISA)
To: Jason Thorpe <email@example.com>
From: Perry E. Metzger <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 11/28/1996 20:51:24
Jason Thorpe writes:
> On Wed, 27 Nov 1996 23:48:56 -0600 (CST)
> Dave Huang <email@example.com> wrote:
> > > apm0 at mainbus0: Power Management spec V1.1
> > > apm0: A/C state: on
> > > apm0: battery charge state: no battery
> > This made me wonder if I should add apm to my kernel config... does it do
> > anything useful on an AC power only, no battery desktop machine?
> I let it dim the display... as sort of a screen saver :-)
In theory, you can have the machine turn itself off...