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    SubjectRe: Which is simpler? (Was Re: [Suspend2-devel] Re: [ 00/10] [Suspend2] Modules support.)
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    Hi,

    On Saturday 25 February 2006 01:15, Pavel Machek wrote:
    > On So 25-02-06 00:53:21, Pavel Machek wrote:
    > > > > > 2) shrink_all_memory() should be fixed. It should not really return if
    > > > > > there are more pages freeable.
    > > > >
    > > > > Well, that would be a long-run solution. However, until it's fixed we can
    > > > > use a workaround IMHO. ;-)
    > > >
    > > > Isn't trying to free as much memory as you can the wrong solution anyway? I
    > > > mean, that only means that the poor system has more pages to fault back in at
    > > > resume time, before the user can even begin to think about doing anything
    > > > useful. You might be able to say "Every machine that suspend2 works on,
    > > > swsusp works on", but the later will be a pretty sad definition of works!
    > >
    > > We are trying to catch a bug here. suspend2 or not, it is a bug and it
    > > should be fixed (or at least understood).
    > >
    > > [Also please try to tone down your messages. Your suspend2 may be more
    > > user-friendly, you do not want to start that flamewar again, do you?
    > > Saying "don't bother fixing that" is not nice thing to do.]
    >
    > Heh, I guess I should apologize for being offtopic on suspend2 mailing
    > list... this was not about suspend2 any more..
    >
    > I guess we should drop suspend2 and this huge cc list from future
    > discussion. (And fix subject.)
    >
    > Anyway, Rafael, do you think you could commit your encryption patches?
    > Ready or not, bugs can be fixed later :-). [I'd like to do some work
    > based on them; I think I figured out easy way to setup suspend so that
    > password is needed only during resume...]

    Done. I've also committed the patch to arrange the error messages in suspend
    in a better way.

    Greetings,
    Rafael
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