Power Management!

ghovs ghovs at plex.nl
Tue Nov 27 06:16:13 PST 2001


On Wednesday 28 November 2001 23:21, Naitik Shah wrote:
> Is apmd what i need to install to be able to use kde's powermanagement?...

Yes.

> I've compiled powermanagement stuff in the kernel. But i wanna be able to
> suspend and standby my system. But the apmd readme says something like the
> stuff is over a few years old!

That's no guarantee that it doesn't work.

> someone must be using a laptop!

Not me -- mine died.

> oh yeah, is there any special software for P-III-Mobile for better power
> management and extending battery life?

That one, I don't know about. I'd just advise you to let things power down 
after short idle times, even if (disk access most of all) things slow down a 
lot because of it.


rgds,
Peter de Freitas
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