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5.2 ata and apm status on thinkpad...



On 2004.01.24 22:48:22 +0000, Julian Holley wrote:
> Hi - I finally got apm working fine on my IBM TP 390X on FreeBSD4.9 -
> Great ! - but after attempting to follow the compile configure as close
> as possible for 4.9 for 5.2 I still not get apm to work with 5.2.
> 
> My machine crashes on resume in 5.2 with the final message :-
> 
> ad0: setting PI04 on intel PIIX4 chip
> 
> then total lock with the disk LED on   :(

I think I saw something similar on my IBM ThinkPad R40 when I ran
5.2-RELEASE.  After I upgraded to 5.2-CURRENT susped/resume it worked
fine.

> So some where between 4.9 and 5.2 somat a bit different with apm on

5.X normally uses ACPI not APM, so that very often makes a big
difference.

> resetting the drives, anyone any idea what's changed, I haven't got any
> other versions inbetween and I'm very new to BSD so I'd grateful for any
> hints, J

If you are very new to FreeBSD I would suggest just staying with 4.9 if
that works for you.  Running -CURRENT is not recomended for new users.

-- 
Simon L. Nielsen
FreeBSD Documentation Team
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