From: Pavel Machek <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: Jan Rychter <email@example.com>
Subject: Re: Suspend on one machine, resume elsewhere
Date: Mon, 21 Jul 2003 00:53:43 +0200 [thread overview]
Message-ID: <20030720225342.GA866@elf.ucw.cz> (raw)
> > If you want to migrate programs between machines, run UMLinux, same
> > config, on both machines. Ouch and you'll need swsusp for UMLinux,
> > too
> >> That might be more important than you think.
> Pavel> :-). Well, it is also harder than you probably think, because
> Pavel> UML is *very* strange architecture and it is not at all easy to
> Pavel> save/restore its state. There were some patches in that area,
> Pavel> but it never worked (AFAIK).
> ... but there are many people who dream about swsusp for UMLinux.
> Particularly some laptop users who want to suspend (at least the most
> critical long-running applications) and/or find Linux way too unstable
> and requiring frequent reboots.
> The day UMLinux gets swsusp, I'm moving my XEmacs, mozilla and some
> other toys into a UML machine and staying there. Hopefully then a single
> problem with a USB driver, keventd running wild, or other frequently
> encountered breakage won't be taking my entire world down.
Well, then you may as well help porting swsusp to UML ;-).
OTOH, single problem with suspend *will* then bring your entire world
down :-(. You would be able to rollback, through.
When do you have a heart between your knees?
[Johanka's followup: and *two* hearts?]
next prev parent reply other threads:[~2003-07-20 22:39 UTC|newest]
Thread overview: 16+ messages / expand[flat|nested] mbox.gz Atom feed top
2003-07-15 20:20 RE:Re: Thoughts wanted on merging Softwa pavel
2003-07-15 21:22 ` [Swsusp-devel] " Karol Kozimor
2003-07-16 8:37 ` Pavel Machek
2003-07-16 10:37 ` root
2003-07-16 10:40 ` Suspend on one machine, resume elsewhere [was Re: [Swsusp-devel] RE:Re: Thoughts wanted on merging Softwa] Pavel Machek
2003-07-16 17:51 ` Ingo Oeser
2003-07-16 18:15 ` Pavel Machek
2003-07-16 19:17 ` Alan Cox
2003-07-16 22:39 ` Antonio Vargas
2003-07-17 11:49 ` Alan Cox
2003-07-17 16:29 ` Pavel Machek
2003-07-17 16:45 ` Alan Cox
2003-07-19 18:22 ` Suspend on one machine, resume elsewhere Jan Rychter
2003-07-20 22:53 ` Pavel Machek [this message]
2003-07-21 20:41 ` Jan Rychter
2003-07-23 5:13 ` Pavel Machek
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