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Least supported laptop for FreeBSD under $1k
- Subject: Least supported laptop for FreeBSD under $1k
- From: dorqus at bsdfreek.com (dorqus)
- Date: Tue Feb 3 05:54:05 2004
Peter Schuller wrote...
> Right. hw.acpi.lid_switch_state is the one you want.
> I don't think I ever got suspend to work with X and ACPI. Forgot to mention
> that. The "almost works" senario was in console mode (though X may be running
> it just must not be the active console).
Ah, that's OK....as I said, having it be "always on" is OK. Right now
it's been up for 19 days, no problems. I only reboot it really when
I have either upgraded the OS or have to go into Windows for work vpn
> It's a trade-off. I actually like being able to close the lid without
> suspending the laptop (a problem with APM). But on the other hand the ability
> to suspend when I *want* to do that outweighs that inconvenience.
*nod* understood, thanks for the suggestions and your help!