24 May 2011 Gilbou   » (Journeyer)

sleep/suspend support is working on lemote netbook on openbsd current. while it goes to sleep and comes back with no problem, it seems the machine still puts out heat when sleeping so some parts of the motherboard are not cut off from power as they should (otto is looking at this if i'm not wrong). meanwhile, i had some fun in removing the lemote picture from the boot screen and put a nice openbsd blowish there, and also upgraded the pmon to 1.4.9 (i am looking for sources for PMON 1.4.5 to make a diff between 1.4.5 and 1.4.9 but can't find them on the Lemote website anywhere). here is a link to a post on misc@openbsd and a picture of what it looked like before, and after. so you can tweak your lemote netbook to display the pic of your choice on boot and really hack it from the very Bios itself, which is not a Bios anyway. spending some time with gallant12x22.h in order to try to redraw the chars to get something closer to what Inconsolata looks like since the console font is loaded from kernel and we're not using some kind of vga font (being on a mips platform, we don't have no stinkin vga device there). made a picture in size 12 and rewdrawing it pixel per pixel, and converting each line to an hexadecimal value :p spent a lot of time reading the pmon 1.4.9 sources especially the machine langage parts initializing dram and various things. code is worse than what's found in linux, my eyes are bleeding (who's the masturbating monkey, linus ?). been waiting for two hours for mutt to finish compiling with sasl flavor, seems the poor netbook is compiling dependency after dependency from sources. i probably got hacked by miod who's taking revenge for me storming his mail box with "fucking useless fucking chinese unreadable fucking ptt/doc files". considering replacing its hard disk with a sd because the hard-disk is the highest source of heat for that machine.

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