12-Дек-2004 23:03 [EMAIL PROTECTED] (Eric Auer) wrote to

EA> Hi, I got a report that FDAPM SUSPEND mode stops the timer tick clock
EA> (so far so good) and fails to update it to current time when waking up.
EA> Does that happen for you, too, or does it only happen for a few BIOSes?
EA> The FDAPM STANDBY mode does not stop the timer, as the CPU is not halted
EA> completely - but less energy is saved, too.

     On my (probably, not very correct machine) your FDAPM SUSPEND under
plain DOS (in DOS box W98 closes DOS box because invalid instruction) stops
disk and turns off monitor, but immediately after this FDAPM wakeups.

EA> I could add a function which updates the timer tick clock by converting
EA> the CMOS wall clock time to timer tick units when waking up from suspend,
EA> but only if it is a common problem that the tick clock stops during suspend.

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