Re: [ACPI] Re: [2.5.50, ACPI] link error

From: Pavel Machek (
Date: Tue Dec 10 2002 - 15:40:31 EST


> > I concur with your pros and cons. This makes me think that if S4BIOS support
> > ever gets added, it should get added to 2.4 only.

And S4BIOS will never get added to 2.4 since it needs driver model

> That assumes no box exists where S4bios works an S4 doesnt (eg due to
> bad tables or "knowing" what other-os does)

We have full control over S4 (== swsusp), so we can fix that in most

S4BIOS is still little friendlier to the user -- no need to set up
swap partition and command line parameter, can't go wrong if you boot
without resume=, etc.

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