[beige g3] Can it DEEP sleep?

Discussion in 'Apple' started by Bill Mazlar, Jul 30, 2004.

  1. Bill Mazlar

    Bill Mazlar Guest

    I installed Jaguar on my old world beige g3---when I set the computer
    to sleep, I still hear fans blowing (which doesn't happen with any of
    the newer macs). Is there anyway I can get DEEP sleep (~zero power

    Bill Mazlar, Jul 30, 2004
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    Bob Blaylock Guest


    Even shut down completely, it consumes a little bit of power to keep
    the clock running. The only way to get zero power consumption would be
    to shut it down, unplug it, and remove the motherboard battery.

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    l Guest

    AFAIK those machines did not sleep any better with older OS:es, so
    Jaguar is really not a change except that its energy saver lacks the
    power on/off scheduling.

    l, Jul 30, 2004
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    Clark Martin Guest

    No, it simply doesn't have the hardware to do a power down sleep.
    Clark Martin, Jul 31, 2004
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