On Thursday, October 30, 2008 1:26 pm Peter Robinson wrote:
> > On Thu, 2008-10-30 at 20:00 +0000, Jonathan Roberts wrote:
> > > 2008/10/30 Peter Robinson <firstname.lastname@example.org>:
> > > > Has anyone else seen issues with resume with the latest intel 2.5.0
> > driver
> > > > on netbooks. I'm seeing issues on my eeepc 901 which has the intel
> > > > atom
> > i945
> > > > chipset. It had worked previously and resumes OK but I get a black
> > screen
> > > > with a cursor and around that a square of garbled bits. Just
> > > > wondering
> > if
> > > > anyone else has seen that of late on any of the random NetBooks with
> > the
> > > > same chipset like the various newer eeePCs, Dell mini, Acer aspiron
> > > > one
> > etc.
> > > Yeah - resume from suspend fails here. Get the blank screen with
> > > cursor, nothing else.
> > Have you tried the various suspend quirks (most notably, vbepost)?
> No, I must say I haven't primarily because it was working quite nicely
> until very recently so was initially wondering whether it was something I
> had changed (not that I tend to change much on my eeePC). Is there a link
> somewhere for these quirks?
Hm, it seems like it should still work, we definitely didn't *intend* to break
it with 2.5.0.
Does it still work from the console (i.e. echo mem > /sys/power/state when
booted to text mode)? If so, then it's likely to be a regression we
introduced in 2.5.0, otherwise it's probably a kernel bug.
Jesse Barnes, Intel Open Source Technology Center
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