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Wakelocks

Posted Dec 23, 2011 4:03 UTC (Fri) by dlang (subscriber, #313)
In reply to: Wakelocks by brendan_wright
Parent article: Bringing Android closer to the mainline

however, taking a wakelock is a privileged operation, so most programs are not allowed to do so.

this greatly undermines the "this is the only way to make things work" argument.


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Wakelocks

Posted Dec 23, 2011 11:27 UTC (Fri) by brendan_wright (guest, #7376) [Link]

> this greatly undermines the "this is the only way to make things work" argument.

I don't think anyone here is saying they are the *only* way to "make things work". But they are a working implementation of a feature I think we need ASAP.


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