The ati petition

Lee Revell rlrevell at
Sat Sep 4 10:59:50 PDT 2004

On Sat, 2004-09-04 at 06:20, Hamie wrote:
> ATI probably THINK they're doing a good job with supporting Unix users 
> and their fglrx closed source drivers. And for SOME users (OK. The 
> majority) it probably works quite well. That's desktop people who don't 
> use ACPI for power management, and who never need to suspend their 
> machines etc..

This is probably not ATI's fault.  Much of the suspend/resume/PM stuff
in the kernel is broken, or at least it was until very recently.  Check
the LKML archives for July & August.


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