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    SubjectRe: Patrick's Test9 suspend code.

    > > B) A heuristic that looks at the mounted block devices for things that smell
    > > like a resume partition would actually be more robust in that case.
    > How about a static signature followed by a timestamp? That way, maybe we could
    > have a resume menu like this:
    > /dev/hda3 (kernel 2.7.88, suspended on 01-04-2004 20:00:00)
    > /dev/hda4 (kernel 2.8.99, suspended on 31-05-2005 20:00:00) ***
    > Resume in 5..4..3..2..1..
    > with a 5 second countdown before it chooses the most recent? Or in Pavel's
    > examples:
    > Erk! Nowhere to resume from!

    If you select hda3 at this point, bye bye your data.

    PS: And I mean it. This is not just your average "few more files in
    lost+found" kind of corruption.
    When do you have a heart between your knees?
    [Johanka's followup: and *two* hearts?]
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