[Pm-utils] Re: Better integration with power management scripts
pjones at redhat.com
Mon May 1 07:26:35 PDT 2006
On Fri, 2006-04-28 at 19:56 +0200, Rafael J. Wysocki wrote:
> There are some short-term benefits. For example, we are able to use the RSA
> for encryption and we support suspend-to-disk-and-RAM on some machines
> with the ability to reinitialize the graphics card if necessary.
We already have that without it being in userland.
> I'm going to implement the ability to cancel the suspend (ie. cancel the image
> saving). That should be easy in the user space. ;-)
Not quite sure... how does this help?
> > the ability to use an ordinary file instead of swap
> Yes. I've been thinking about this recently and I'm going to implement it
> at some time in the future. Swap files are a different story, though.
That would be good, especially considering the dichotomy between a
reasonable amount of "swap" to have and the amount of memory machines
are starting to have.
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