[Pkg-utopia-maintainers] Bug#493900: Bug#493900: Bug#493900: hal-info: video quirk for Lenovo Thinkpad T61 8897 wrong
biebl at debian.org
Wed Oct 8 22:05:52 UTC 2008
Yves-Alexis Perez wrote:
> On mar, 2008-08-05 at 21:33 +0200, Michael Biebl wrote:
>> quirks for Intel graphics cards are still needed. For the other
>> pm-utils will filter out any quirks, so no changes to the fdi files
>> necessary (see /usr/lib/pm-utils/sleep.d/98smart-kernel-video)
> Ok I just rebooted under the 2.6.26 debian kernel and powersave -u works
> as well as sudo pm-suspend.
> The other kernels I was trying were one 2.6.26 based on debian one but
> with mipv6 patches, and one based on git linux-acpi-2.6.
> I guess situation will change again with 2.6.27 which would explains
> problems with the git one, but I really don't know about the 2.6.26
> +mip6, and what puzzles me is the fact that pm-suspend works in both
> cases, while powersave -u doesn't work with quirks and works without
> (while it's supposed to call pm-suspend).
> I guess you can close the bug if you want, but I'd like to investigate a
> bit more wrt. this issues (and maybe reassign to powersave if needed).
First of all, it is best to not set any quirks via the kernel command
line. If you need quirks, they are best added to HAL.
powersave -u will call HAL, which will call pm-suspend with the correct
So the results can indeed differ if you are calling pm-suspend directly
FWIW, what is the output of
lshal | grep quirk
Why is it that all of the instruments seeking intelligent life in the
universe are pointed away from Earth?
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