[talk] apmd issue last night

Brian Callahan bcallah at devio.us
Wed Feb 11 13:21:33 EST 2015

On 02/11/15 13:18, George Rosamond wrote:
> Just a quick fyi/cya note here.
> If you look at OpenBSD apmd(8), you won't see -C listed.  It was
> deprecated at some point IIRC.  The correct flag to have in
> /etc/rc.conf.local is:
> apmd_flags="-A"
> This will autoadjust the sysctl knob hw.setperf depending on how the
> laptop is powered.
> But then again, this is in current, and Ike is using the release IIRC.
> The other relevant sysctl is machdep.lidsuspend=1, which can now be set
> during the install.

The lidsuspend question is no longer asked in the installer. You now get 
it by default. This will be how it works starting with 5.7 (in -current 


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