Thomas Ulz thomas.ulz at
Fri Dec 10 06:15:35 CST 2004

> > Note that some Apple laptops (at least the iBook g4) will hard
> > power-down (triggered by hardware, afaik) if the lid is closed for more
> > than ~5 minutes and the machine does not go to sleep.
> > 
> My clamshell iBook does the same, back when I used to run OS X, I had an
> access point scanner that would disabled the sleep on lid close, but
> after a few minutes OS X would force it to sleep anyway. I beleive the
> reason for this is the design dissapates some of the system head from
> the top side of the bottom half

with my compaq nx7000 i have the problem, that the laptop reboots when i
want to shutdown it.

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