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LWN.net Weekly Edition for May 23, 2013
An "enum" for Python 3
An unexpected perf feature
LWN.net Weekly Edition for May 16, 2013
A look at the PyPy 2.0 release
> A user may wish for their dual 24" monitors and 12-core CPU to suspend
> after 3 minutes of inactivity but not their hard drive (which would suffer
> too much wear).
Is that possible with current PC hardware? To suspend the rest of the system except hard drives?
I always thought that when you suspend the CPU, the rest of the system has to come down too. (Except on Android where hardware was specifically designed to allow this)
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