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    SubjectRe: Lid support for ACPI
    Hi!

    > >PS: This seems very strange. What if machine is so crashed so that it
    > >can no longer shutdown properly. Will that mean that its CPU will
    > >damage itself?
    >
    > No, the ACPI standard requires CPUs to shut themselves down before
    > any damage would occur from overheading. Well, at least the 1.0b
    > version of the standard did; I haven't read 2.0 yet.

    BTW shut themselves down to halt, or shut themselves to *very* low speed?
    Slow down to 10% speed is what my toshiba does. Is there way back from such
    mode?
    Pavel

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