[P1] iBook doesn't sleep properly

Gorjan Todorovski gorjant at mac.com
Wed Apr 23 04:55:20 PDT 2003

I already have OS X 10.2.5 but id didn't help. I did what you told me 
with the network time, I think it will do the job.

Thanx a lot!

On Wednesday, Apr 23, 2003, at 11:54 Europe/Belgrade, e.mkeene wrote:

> On Wednesday, April 23, 2003, at 03:01  AM, iBook List wrote:
>> After it drains the battery and shuts down I also lose the correct 
>> time&date (it
>> goes to January 1970).
> 10.2.5 is supposed to fix this problem, however, it you don't plan to 
> upgrade just yet, try going to the date and time panel, correct both 
> and click on the network time tab and then click use a network time 
> server. what happens is that action locks your time so it can't be 
> changed unless you manual;u deselect the net time server.
> I didn't have the battery problem with my ibook but I did have the 
> time problem with my G4 when I upgraded to 10.2.4 and this fixed it. 
> If the problems are related, it may fix both.
> When you close the ibook, check carefully to see if the latch is 
> actually engaging the lock and then check to see if there is any warp 
> along the top edge that may be letting the lid stay open too much and 
> then any bumps might cause the HD to spin up and waste the battery. 
> The heat you feel is definitely a sign that the ibook in not sleeping.
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