[Etoys] Fwd: [squeak-dev] Re: squeak image sometimes takes very long to be responsive after XO suspend

Ties Stuij cjstuij at gmail.com
Tue Jun 17 02:47:33 EDT 2008

>  Suppose I start Pippy and run the "Lines" example, and press the
> power button to suspend.  The laptop suspends and the power LED
> blinks.  But, here is an interesting happens; if I rub the touch pad
> quickly, or put my four fingers together on the keyboard (at shift,
> ctrl, tab and `) and slide them over the keyboard to cause a lot of
> key input (while the laptop is suspended), the the pattern of power
> LED blinking changes.  The LED stays on for a while and turns to off,
> and come back to on, etc.  If I press the power button while the
> abnormal LED pattern is going, the button press is often ignored.  Or,
> it wakes up one second or such but goes back to sleep.  If these
> things happen, waking up the unit takes time.  Etoys doesn't have to
> be running.

Yes, I've noticed this behavior to. However, we're experiencing other
problems I believe. In our case the XO comes out of suspend:The etoys
screen comes up, we can get to other activities... however a glance at
top reveals that Squeak consumes almost all processing power on the


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