Call For Testing: pm-utils-powersave-policy

Chase Douglas chase.douglas at
Fri Mar 19 15:49:29 GMT 2010

On Fri, Mar 19, 2010 at 11:34 AM, Steve Langasek
<steve.langasek at> wrote:
> On Thu, Mar 18, 2010 at 09:00:54PM -0400, Chase Douglas wrote:
>> Can you try running "bash -x
>> /usr/lib/pm-utils/power.d/powersave-policy-dirty-writeback" to see if
>> you get any errors? If not, then there may be a bashism that isn't
>> working right in dash (which doesn't have -x unfortunately).
> FYI, "set -x" is POSIX, and certainly supported by dash.  "sh -x
> /usr/lib/pm-utils/power.d/powersave-policy-dirty-writeback" should have the
> desired effect.

Yep, I tested again and it works as you say. I had tried it yesterday
but ran into some issue I can't remember. I could have been doing
something stupid like +x by mistake :).


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