[mythtv] Suspend To RAM (S3)

David Collett david.collett at gmail.com
Fri Mar 11 09:31:20 UTC 2005


good point, instant suspend is perfectly appropriate for a
frontend-only. I have a combined system, should have clarified that :)

Dave


On Fri, 11 Mar 2005 08:59:34 +0000, Ivor Hewitt <ivor at ivor.org> wrote:
> David Collett wrote:
> > I'm not sure thats necessarily the best solution either though...
> >
> > If you simply suspend on a keypress, how do you (say):
> > 1. not suspend if currently recording?
> > 2. auto wakeup for next recording?
> >
> > Mythbackend contains this functionallity, so why not let it do all the work?
> > On my system, when I exit the frontend, the backend, if recording will
> > continue to record. If idle it will suspend the machine, but before it
> > does it will set an acpi alarm to wakeup for the next scheduled
> > recording. Note that during suspend, the frontend and the backend are
> > shut down.
> >
> All very fine. But if you have lean frontend-only boxes it's nice to hit
> a key and put it into standby immediately.
> 
> --
> Ivor
> http://www.ivor.it
>


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