Re: Hibernate fails
On Sat, Jun 18, 2011 at 02:27:57PM +1000, Scott Ferguson wrote:
> On 17/06/11 23:33, Carl Fink wrote:
> > That's essentially what I did send you.
> Aaah - the "Sun May 8 13:51:57 UTC 2011" caused me to jump to the
> conclusion it was an old, possible irrelevant log. No matter.
No, it's just that since hibernate doesn't work, I don't pointlessly try to
use it that much.
> $ cat /sys/power/state
> and check that "disk" is listed, (meaning it can hibernate)
root@cf-gw:/home/carlf# cat /sys/power/state
> Then, find out what pm-hibernation switches are being used by:-
> $ cat /var/log/pm-suspend.log | grep -m 1 commandline
> and post the results
root@cf-gw:/home/carlf# cat /var/log/pm-suspend.log | grep -m 1 commandline
Initial commandline parameters:
So seemingly none.
> If "disk" was listed try:-
> # echo disk > /sys/power/state
> And wait... (hibernation is slow, dunno why people use it...)
> Please post your results and any new, useful logs.
OK, it did what pm-hibernate does: suspended. The power light flashed
continuously, as did the tiny LED on my bluetooth dongle, so it clearly
never powered down. When I forced power off by holding the power button down
and then turned the netbook back on, it did not find a hibernation image to
Here are the last lines of pm-suspend.log:
/usr/lib/pm-utils/sleep.d/55NetworkManager hibernate hibernate: success.
Running hook /usr/lib/pm-utils/sleep.d/60_wpa_supplicant hibernate hibernate:
Failed to connect to wpa_supplicant - wpa_ctrl_open: No such file or directory
/usr/lib/pm-utils/sleep.d/60_wpa_supplicant hibernate hibernate: success.
Running hook /usr/lib/pm-utils/sleep.d/75modules hibernate hibernate:
/usr/lib/pm-utils/sleep.d/75modules hibernate hibernate: success.
Running hook /usr/lib/pm-utils/sleep.d/90clock hibernate hibernate:
/usr/lib/pm-utils/sleep.d/90clock hibernate hibernate: success.
Running hook /usr/lib/pm-utils/sleep.d/94cpufreq hibernate hibernate:
/usr/lib/pm-utils/sleep.d/94cpufreq hibernate hibernate: success.
Running hook /usr/lib/pm-utils/sleep.d/95anacron hibernate hibernate:
/usr/lib/pm-utils/sleep.d/95anacron hibernate hibernate: success.
Running hook /usr/lib/pm-utils/sleep.d/95led hibernate hibernate:
/usr/lib/pm-utils/sleep.d/95led hibernate hibernate: success.
Running hook /usr/lib/pm-utils/sleep.d/98video-quirk-db-handler hibernate hibernate:
Kernel modesetting video driver detected, not using quirks.
/usr/lib/pm-utils/sleep.d/98video-quirk-db-handler hibernate hibernate: success.
Running hook /usr/lib/pm-utils/sleep.d/99video hibernate hibernate:
/usr/lib/pm-utils/sleep.d/99video hibernate hibernate: success.
Fri Jun 17 09:18:42 EDT 2011: performing hibernate
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