[Pm-utils] Re: Better integration with power management scripts

Stefan Seyfried seife at suse.de
Mon May 1 11:12:27 PDT 2006

On Mon, May 01, 2006 at 10:26:35AM -0400, Peter Jones wrote:
> 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.

No. Encryption and write-image-to-disk-but-then-suspend-to-ram are only
possible with uswsusp (and suspend2).

> > 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?

Well, everybody seems to want that feature. It looks like lots of people
trigger a suspend, but change their mind afterwards ;-)
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