/[gentoo]/xml/htdocs/doc/en/power-management-guide.xml
Gentoo

Diff of /xml/htdocs/doc/en/power-management-guide.xml

Parent Directory Parent Directory | Revision Log Revision Log | View Patch Patch

Revision 1.35 Revision 1.36
1<?xml version='1.0' encoding="UTF-8"?> 1<?xml version='1.0' encoding="UTF-8"?>
2<!DOCTYPE guide SYSTEM "/dtd/guide.dtd"> 2<!DOCTYPE guide SYSTEM "/dtd/guide.dtd">
3<!-- $Header: /var/cvsroot/gentoo/xml/htdocs/doc/en/power-management-guide.xml,v 1.35 2008/01/31 23:38:05 nightmorph Exp $ --> 3<!-- $Header: /var/cvsroot/gentoo/xml/htdocs/doc/en/power-management-guide.xml,v 1.36 2008/05/23 20:34:12 swift Exp $ -->
4<guide link="/doc/en/power-management-guide.xml"> 4<guide link="/doc/en/power-management-guide.xml">
5<title>Power Management Guide</title> 5<title>Power Management Guide</title>
6 6
7<author title="Author"> 7<author title="Author">
8 <mail link="earthwings@gentoo.org">Dennis Nienhüser</mail> 8 <mail link="earthwings@gentoo.org">Dennis Nienhüser</mail>
857install <c>sys-power/acpitool</c> and skip configuration of <c>thinkpad_acpi</c> 857install <c>sys-power/acpitool</c> and skip configuration of <c>thinkpad_acpi</c>
858(formerly called <c>ibm_acpi</c>) as described below. 858(formerly called <c>ibm_acpi</c>) as described below.
859</p> 859</p>
860 860
861<warn> 861<warn>
862Support for setting brightness is marked experimental in thinkpad_acpi. It accesses 862Support for setting brightness is marked experimental in thinkpad_acpi. It
863hardware directly and may cause severe harm to your system. Please read the 863accesses hardware directly and may cause severe harm to your system. Please
864<uri link="http://ibm-acpi.sourceforge.net/">thinkpad_acpi website</uri> 864read the <uri link="http://ibm-acpi.sourceforge.net/">thinkpad_acpi
865website</uri>
865</warn> 866</warn>
866 867
867<p> 868<p>
868To be able to set the brightness level, the thinkpad_acpi module has to be loaded 869To be able to set the brightness level, the thinkpad_acpi module has to be
869with the experimental parameter. 870loaded with the experimental parameter.
870</p> 871</p>
871 872
872<pre caption="automatically loading the thinkpad_acpi module"> 873<pre caption="automatically loading the thinkpad_acpi module">
873<comment>(Please read the warnings above before doing this!)</comment> 874<comment>(Please read the warnings above before doing this!)</comment>
874# <i>echo "options thinkpad_acpi experimental=1" >> /etc/modules.d/thinkpad_acpi</i> 875# <i>echo "options thinkpad_acpi experimental=1" >> /etc/modules.d/thinkpad_acpi</i>
1323Shutdown any NFS or samba server/client before hibernating. 1324Shutdown any NFS or samba server/client before hibernating.
1324</warn> 1325</warn>
1325 1326
1326<p> 1327<p>
1327There are two different implementations for S4. The original one is swsusp, 1328There are two different implementations for S4. The original one is swsusp,
1328then there is the newer tuxonice (former suspend2) with a nicer interface (including fbsplash 1329then there is the newer tuxonice (former suspend2) with a nicer interface
1330(including fbsplash support). A <uri
1329support). A <uri link="http://tuxonice.net/features.html#compare"> feature 1331link="http://tuxonice.net/features.html#compare"> feature comparison</uri> is
1330comparison</uri> is available at the <uri link="http://www.tuxonice.net">tuxonice 1332available at the <uri link="http://www.tuxonice.net">tuxonice Homepage</uri>.
1331Homepage</uri>. There used to be Suspend-to-Disk (pmdisk), a fork of swsusp, 1333There used to be Suspend-to-Disk (pmdisk), a fork of swsusp, but it has been
1332but it has been merged back. 1334merged back.
1333</p> 1335</p>
1334 1336
1335<p> 1337<p>
1336TuxOnIce is not included in the mainline kernel yet, therefore you either have 1338TuxOnIce is not included in the mainline kernel yet, therefore you either have
1337to patch your kernel sources with the patches provided by <uri 1339to patch your kernel sources with the patches provided by <uri

Legend:
Removed from v.1.35  
changed lines
  Added in v.1.36

  ViewVC Help
Powered by ViewVC 1.1.20