Impacts of disabling Automatic Power Management

Richard A. Smith richard at
Wed Feb 1 21:11:56 EST 2012

On 02/01/2012 08:32 PM, Martin Langhoff wrote:
> On Wed, Feb 1, 2012 at 6:08 PM, Sridhar Dhanapalan
> <sridhar at>  wrote:
>> Maybe it should be
>> standard to suspend power management for any collaboration session?
>> That would be smarter than turning it off entirely.
> I'd be supportive of a patch that does that.
> Simon, given the collaboration API in 11.2.x, would it be possible to
> keep a file in existence all the while that a collaboration session
> exists?

While I understand the frustration, this is going to wrong direction. 
We need to hunt down the problems and fix them.

Its a good short term fix to be  enabled on a per-deployment basis but 
if this becomes the default then I worry  all our work on making 
aggressive suspend/resume work will begin to fade away because its never 

Richard A. Smith  <richard at>
One Laptop per Child

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