Suggestion for a new power management quirk: hibernate with shutdown instead of platform

Danny Kukawka danny.kukawka at
Tue Jan 1 16:25:54 PST 2008

On Sonntag, 30. Dezember 2007, Till Maas wrote:
> Hiyas,
> sometimes it is neccessary to run
> echo shutdown > /sys/power/disk; echo disk > /sys/power/state
> instead of
> echo platform > /sys/power/disk; echo disk > /sys/power/state
> to hibernate a notebook, e.g. for the on from the user that reported this
> bug report:
> I cannot see, that there is a quirk flag that shows whether or not this is
> needed, therefore it should be added, e.g.
> power_management.quirk.hibernate_shutdown

There are absolute no info in this bug about the machine of the user. What 
kind of machine do he use?


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