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authorRafael J. Wysocki <>2006-02-01 03:05:07 -0800
committerLinus Torvalds <>2006-02-01 08:53:12 -0800
commit853609b61ef88b414ffd1613741aa59894334320 (patch)
tree93def4ef8c820fb678bedf31f144b1d85942c181 /Documentation
parente8730eabd45e47e392f230ab8720c4b8537901fc (diff)
[PATCH] swsusp: use bytes as image size units
Make swsusp use bytes as the image size units, which is needed for future compatibility. Signed-off-by: Rafael J. Wysocki <> Acked-by: Pavel Machek <> Signed-off-by: Andrew Morton <> Signed-off-by: Linus Torvalds <>
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2 files changed, 2 insertions, 2 deletions
diff --git a/Documentation/power/interface.txt b/Documentation/power/interface.txt
index bd4ffb5bd49a..4117802af0f8 100644
--- a/Documentation/power/interface.txt
+++ b/Documentation/power/interface.txt
@@ -44,7 +44,7 @@ it.
/sys/power/image_size controls the size of the image created by
the suspend-to-disk mechanism. It can be written a string
representing a non-negative integer that will be used as an upper
-limit of the image size, in megabytes. The suspend-to-disk mechanism will
+limit of the image size, in bytes. The suspend-to-disk mechanism will
do its best to ensure the image size will not exceed that number. However,
if this turns out to be impossible, it will try to suspend anyway using the
smallest image possible. In particular, if "0" is written to this file, the
diff --git a/Documentation/power/swsusp.txt b/Documentation/power/swsusp.txt
index 08c79d4dc540..b28b7f04abb8 100644
--- a/Documentation/power/swsusp.txt
+++ b/Documentation/power/swsusp.txt
@@ -27,7 +27,7 @@ echo shutdown > /sys/power/disk; echo disk > /sys/power/state
echo platform > /sys/power/disk; echo disk > /sys/power/state
-If you want to limit the suspend image size to N megabytes, do
+If you want to limit the suspend image size to N bytes, do
echo N > /sys/power/image_size