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    SubjectRe: swsusp: don't eat ide disks
    Hi!

    > > ACPI wants to enter S4 when user asks it to, and swsusp is the way to
    > > do it. When machine overheats, ACPI wants to enter S4 too.
    >
    > > Of course there should be generic way (and it is, sys_reboot) to enter
    > > S4 without asking acpi. echo 4 > /proc/acpi/sleep is just easier for
    > > most people.
    >
    > Why /proc/acpi/sleep ?
    >
    > Other PM implementations gave us /proc/sys/pm/suspend -- why doesn't ACPI
    > use that?

    Well, /proc/sys/pm/suspend also does not seem like the right name for
    suspend...

    I believe sys_reboot() is the right way to do. Perhaps
    /proc/acpi/sleep should be killed in favor of that?
    Pavel
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