Changes in the handling of sleep in idlesuspend (rtcwake?) for F11 based builds?

Martin Langhoff martin.langhoff at
Thu Nov 5 10:17:21 EST 2009

On Thu, Nov 5, 2009 at 3:29 PM, Benjamin M. Schwartz
<bmschwar at> wrote:
> And this is a huge violation of the transparent-sleep idea that is the

Without too much drama, yes, ideally the kernel-libc stack can just
DTRT*. They probably do by now, or the powertop-toting crowd would
have set the house on fire already.


* - This "right thing" is probably not so trivial to define -- perhaps
it's ok to set a timer to wakeup from S1 but not from S3/S4.
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