Bug#474691: Can't resume from swap file hibernation (as opposed to partition)
tags 474691 pending
On Mon, 07 Apr 2008, Alan Jenkins wrote:
> To resume from a swap file within a partition using the original swsusp,
> you find the block offset of the swap file header using e.g. swap-offset
> from the uswsusp package, and add "resume=<dev>" and
> "resume_offset=<blocks>" parameters to the kernel command-line.
> Unfortunately this parameter is not recognised by the initramfs scripts
> (so it would only work if you booted without an initramfs).
thanks updated patch added to git repo, will be in next 0.92 upload
see repo http://git.debian.org/?p=kernel/initramfs-tools.git