alanh at fairlite.demon.co.uk
Mon Oct 3 06:12:23 PDT 2005
On Mon, 2005-10-03 at 14:54 +0200, Pierre Ossman wrote:
> Alan Hourihane wrote:
> > On Mon, 2005-10-03 at 12:53 +0200, Pierre Ossman wrote:
> >>Probably yes. But when I start the X server manually it doesn't open
> >>either of these. So it must depend on some configuration parameter. The
> >>graphical boot doesn't run for very long so it isn't critical that it
> >>can use this new feature.
> > I'm not sure what you mean by 'doesn't open either of these'. Post a log
> > to show what you think is happening.
> It doesn't open either '/proc/acpi/events' or '/var/run/acpid.socket'.
> Further testing seems to indicate that this is a race condition between
> the first X server (graphical boot) and the second (normal usage). It
> only happens on some boots and if I restart the X server it always opens
> an acpi connection. So I assumed incorrectly that there was a
> configuration for this.
> I'll post a bug in Red Hat's bugzilla about their start up scripts.
O.k. But /var/run/acpid.socket is tried first, then /proc/acpi/events.
If both of those fail then APM is tried instead.
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