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Re: [SLUG] Setup of acpi to get Suspend/Hibernate Working
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- Subject: Re: [SLUG] Setup of acpi to get Suspend/Hibernate Working
- From: Michael Lake <Mike.Lake@xxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Thu, 09 Nov 2006 17:56:36 +1100
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Michael Lake wrote:
I'm having trouble getting my laptop to resume after suspend. It's a Dell
Latitude 620 with Intel 945 chipset.
It does enter
suspend, the display fades, hard disk spins down. Pushing the power button
momentarily to resume I can see the hard disk light come on but display
I have found by more googling thats it's the backlight that is not coming back on.
"# vbetool dpms on" will turn on the backlight. Now I need to work out where to put
it in the many acpi events and scripts.
Linux and Gnome still has a long way to go when suspend doesn't work 'out-of-the-box'.
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