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[linux-dell-laptops] Solved APM s2d : HOWTO ?

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  • cbueche@worldcom.ch
    I solved the problem with the help of Avery Pennarun (maintainer of apm). The trick is to leave the MBR alone and to install lilo in the root of my /
    Message 1 of 2 , Jul 29, 1999
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      I solved the problem with the help of Avery Pennarun (maintainer of
      apm).
      The trick is to leave the MBR alone and to install lilo in the root of
      my "/" partition.

      original article:http://www.egroups.com/group/linux-dell-laptops/?start
      =25
      > Hi all,
      >
      > Dell CPt C400/128 Mb ram, win98 + RedHat 6.0, kernel 2.2.10 with APM
      > compiled in. Disk layout :
      >
      > MBR: lilo partition type
      > 133 Mb original save_to_disk partition primary
      > 1.5 Gb win 98, shrinked with FIPS 2.0 primary
      > 4.4 Gb Linux RH 6 4 logicals (3 + swap)
      >
      > The problem :
      >
      > when I save to ram with <FN>-<suspend>, it works, and the resume works
      > as well (better so).
      >
      > when I save to disk with <FN>-<a>, a resume (power button) bring the
      > normal
      > lilo, instead of booting from the S2D partition.
      >
      > If I defined a lilo.conf entry for /dev/hda2 (S2D part), I can select
      it
      > and get the resume working.
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