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Dividing the Linux desktop
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Posted Dec 16, 2009 14:53 UTC (Wed) by mjg59 (subscriber, #23239)
Posted Dec 17, 2009 18:39 UTC (Thu) by michaeljt (subscriber, #39183)
Posted Dec 17, 2009 18:49 UTC (Thu) by mjg59 (subscriber, #23239)
Performing a full resume cycle is hard. You need to reprogram the memory controller, bring the
embedded controller up, dump values back into the thermal monitoring hardware and any number
of low-level initialisations. Only once that's been done does control get passed back to the OS,
which has absolutely no idea how any of that hardware works.
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