power consumption after shutdown

Chris Ball cjb at laptop.org
Sat Feb 14 14:17:27 EST 2009


   >> You're thinking of sleep mode, not the full shutdown that Mikus is
   >> doing.

   > That's not how I learned it. The wireless was designed to remain
   > active when everything else was off, in order to support mesh
   > networking throughout a community.

Regardless of how you learned it, the wireless chip is shut down
completely in shutdown mode.  It functions as you describe when
in sleep mode, which is (still) not what Mikus was talking about.

- Chris.
Chris Ball   <cjb at laptop.org>

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