[ltp] Hibernation in an IBM t40p

Sergio Vergata linux-thinkpad@linux-thinkpad.org
Wed, 10 Dec 2003 23:15:23 +0100


Just go to IBM on the page the is an report about this problem, they fixed
it with one of the numerouse Bios Uppdates and embeddet controller patches

kepp on updating

cu Sergio

----- Original Message -----
From: "Nicolas Relange" <nicolas@szoup.wh.uni-stuttgart.de>
To: "linux-thinkpad.org" <linux-thinkpad@linux-thinkpad.org>
Sent: Wednesday, December 10, 2003 3:32 PM
Subject: [ltp] Hibernation in an IBM t40p

> Hi !
> I used recently the Hibernation utility given by IBM
to create an hibernation file on my first partition, which is in FAT32.
> The hibernation worked great on Linux ! But there was unluckily a small
> problem. Just after the boot screen, the screen becomes black for almost
> one minute (the del light of the hard disc being on). And then
> everythings works right (lilo and linux/windows). But that gives is
> really slow boot process :(
> Does anyone experience the same thing ? Is it normal ? Or do I have to
> update the bios that manages the Hibernation.
> Thanks for your answers
> NB : I deleted the hibernation file, and everything works like in the
> beginning. I do not have to wait any more, but I lost the use of the
> hibernation.
> --
> Nicolas Relange
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