Reply to post: "win7 takes 10 mins to come out of hibernation"

You'll never guess what you can do once you steal a laptop, reflash the BIOS, and reboot it

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"win7 takes 10 mins to come out of hibernation"

If you have a lot of RAM, reading back the hibernation file may be longer than reading just the code to be run and initialize it. With enough cores, the processes than run in parallel, but reading from disk, especially non SSD ones, is still mostly a serial task.

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