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Authored by: Anonymous on Apr 09, '01 09:04:49AM

Interestingly enough, I haven't had this problem.

I have OS X on my Powerbook G4, and as such it goes to sleep all the time. So far I haven't had any issues with any of the sleep settings, and it's zippy to wake up from system sleep when I open the lid.

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Authored by: brianmita on Apr 09, '01 04:42:37PM

I have a beige G3 and this persisted to be a problem when waking up from sleep (I wrote the tip). Another instance in which the kernel dominates is when classic is on, and calls DesktopDB, Which I assume is a function for syncing the OSX and OS 9 desktops. I avoid that freeze, by not using classic much.

Apparently, there are a lot of G3 optimizations in the update.
Note: This happened on Public Beta, and DP3, too.


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sleep - MacOS 9
Authored by: Anonymous on Apr 19, '01 11:57:12PM

OS9 also seems to do this - take up an inordinately long amount of time to wake up. I read somewhere that this is so the system can make sure the system clock is right. Does anyone have any idea how to speed up wakeup in 9?


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I have a problem...
Authored by: ez on Apr 03, '03 11:59:10AM

I have a new PowerBook 17 running 10.2.4 with a wake-up problem. After sleeping, the finder freezes with the rainbow wheel on the first start of any app including sys pref and terminal. I have reinstalled the OS and tried multiple energy saver settings. It freezes long enough at times I to hard power the machine down...very annoying. I have been searching the hints, and I would love to find a solution..other than restarting it every time...

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