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SubjectRe: [PATCH][RFC] Kill off legacy power management stuff.

> >>One reason was that there are (were?) a number of machines which only
> >>powered
> >>down properly using apm. It was discussed as part of shutting down after
> >>power
> >>failure when your UPS is running out of power.
> >>
> >
> >um ... what does APM have to do with legacy PM? two different issues,
> >no?
> >
> Since the patches are going into apm.c and apm was used for suspend and
> poweroff before ACPI was a feature of the hardware, I assume there's a
> relationship. As of 2.6.9 ACPI still couldn't power down one of my

There is not. The patches should not affect you unless you use obscure
68000 driver.

We are removing infrastructure that has no users.
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