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SubjectRe: [patch] suspend: update documentation
Hi!

> | diff --git a/Documentation/power/swsusp.txt b/Documentation/power/swsusp.txt
> | --- a/Documentation/power/swsusp.txt
> | +++ b/Documentation/power/swsusp.txt
> | @@ -318,3 +318,10 @@ As a rule of thumb use encrypted swap to
> | system is shut down or suspended. Additionally use the encrypted
> | suspend image to prevent sensitive data from being stolen after
> | resume.
> | +
> | +Q: Why we cannot suspend to a swap file?
>
> Q: Why can't we suspend to a swap file?
> or
> Q: Why can we not suspend to a swap file?

Thanks, fixed.

> | +
> | +A: Because accessing swap file needs the filesystem mounted, and
> | +filesystem might do something wrong (like replaying the journal)
> | +during mount. [Probably could be solved by modifying every filesystem
> | +to support some kind of "really read-only!" option. Patches welcome.]
> | diff --git a/Documentation/power/video.txt b/Documentation/power/video.txt
> | --- a/Documentation/power/video.txt
> | +++ b/Documentation/power/video.txt
> | @@ -46,6 +46,12 @@ There are a few types of systems where v
> | POSTing bios works. Ole Rohne has patch to do just that at
> | http://dev.gentoo.org/~marineam/patch-radeonfb-2.6.11-rc2-mm2.
> |
> | +(8) on some systems, you can use the video_post utility mentioned here:
> | + http://bugzilla.kernel.org/show_bug.cgi?id=3670. Do echo 3 > /sys/power/state
>
> That attachment is weird for me. It downloads as "attachment.cgi", but
> it's a tar.gz file. :( (using firefox if it matters)

I think I actually got that file from server somehow, but it was not
exactly easy :-(.
Pavel
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