lkml.org 
[lkml]   [2008]   [Jun]   [1]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
    /
    From
    SubjectRe: s2ram video problems Re: [Ksummit-2008-discuss] Fixing the Kernel Janitors project
    Date
    On Sunday, 1 of June 2008, Pavel Machek wrote:
    > Hi!
    >
    > > > Fix NOHZ/CPUIDLE along with suspend/resume on all participants
    > > > laptops, which are probably 50+ different models. That'd be an odd
    > > > enough mix of wreckaged hardware / BIOS / ACPI.
    > > >
    > > > Should be fun and solve a bunch of hard to grok bugs in the bugzillas
    > > > along the way.
    > >
    > > Well ... in theory.
    > >
    > > In practice, for instance, my laptop had suspend/resume working shortly
    > > after I got it, and the widescreen video too. Most of the problems were
    > > video related, so I did interact with the upstream intel video driver
    > > people, but by and large it was a set of black magic rules to restore
    > > the video to its prior state (in my case, even the vbe tools didn't work
    > > and I had to manually save and restore the pci config space).
    >
    > that's s2ram -v, right? Can you submit a whitelist entry so it starts
    > working for other people, too?

    No, that won't work. James uses Fedora.

    Thanks,
    Rafael


    \
     
     \ /
      Last update: 2008-06-01 19:57    [W:0.020 / U:63.628 seconds]
    ©2003-2016 Jasper Spaans. hosted at Digital OceanAdvertise on this site