[vdr] Wakeup methods

Ville Skyttä ville.skytta at iki.fi
Mon Feb 11 23:48:11 CET 2008


On Monday 11 February 2008, Luca Olivetti wrote:
> En/na Kartsa ha escrit:
> > I  can read germany but I do not understand it :). But understood that I
> > could use that script to test acpi. Well this did not work. I did check
> > that the time was actually written in /proc/acpi/alarm. Still not waking
> > up.
>
> IIRC, acpi wakeup wouldn't work here if I didn't enable a wake up time
> before in the bios setup.

Same thing here.  I don't remember what it was called in my VDR box's BIOS, 
but something non-obvious anyway :P

> OTOH it does work now, but it doesn't take the date into account, so if
> there's no timer in the next 24 hours I schedule a wake-up at 21:00.

IIRC "cat /proc/acpi/alarm" always displays bogus dates for me, but wakeup 
does work as expected anyway.



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