laptop won't boot w/o ac adapter plugged in
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Fri Apr 4 14:46:43 UTC 2008
std <std at suddenlink.net> writes:
> I have a newish laptop hp tx1320us with FreeBSD rel. 70 build. If I don't
> have the power cord plugged in, the system hangs at
> Entropy harvesting: ethernet point_to_point
> If tap the power/reset slider on the case, it prints the following:
> load: 2.40 cmd: dd 71 [running] 0.00u 0.00s 0% 744k
> Is this a power management issue (apm OR acpi)? Plugged in, it boots fine.
> Is there, hopefully some toggle to tell it what to do when its plugged in or
It looks like it's actually the entropy process copying from
somewhere. You might try disabling the serial port (which might not
be powered on battery?) to see what effect that has.
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