Re: can't restore from suspend
On Wed, Apr 16, 2003 at 11:41:52PM +0200, mi wrote:
> As usual, a google search might lead you to some archive mails, with keywords
> like 'linux & acpi & suspend & problem' (or even 'freeze') and, of course,
Been there, done that. Everything I've found is either people saying,
"works fine out of the box." Or "look in /proc/acpi/events" (which doesn't exist on
The closest match I've found to my system is this resource:
which says APM isn't supported. (Which means I need to stick with ACPI to
get my overclocked fan under control.)
> As Derek and Ivar hinted, why ditch suspend completely if only a single
> insufficient configurated process causes the trouble.
Because I can't find what's triggering the suspend. :(
> One point to start analyzing is the output of:
I've already pasted that to the list.
> cat /proc/acpi/dsdt
that's a binary file
> cat /proc/cpuinfo
Not sure what I'm supposed to be looking for.
> and perhaps 'ps aux' and 'lsmod' shortly before suspending.
I'm not sure at what point the system suspends... and if I were to type in
any commands the system wouldn't suspend.
> Maybe you're running gnome or kde session - there's always a chooser for
> powermanagement (like kcontrol or ther gnome advanced desktop settings).
I had kde (just installed fluxconf which un-installed kde stuff). But the
power management tools were all turned OFF. (I checked.)
> And who starts up your xscreensaver ? Did you configure that personally ?
Not sure. It was supposed to be KDE and the matrix screen saver but
something else was overriding it and giving a black screen.
> Perhaps you'll find some infos at tuxmobil.org.
Tried there as well. All of what I found was "works for me out of the
> And http://www.brodo.de/english/pub/acpi/proc/index.html
Ugh. Again, I'm missing stuff that is supposed to be there. This time it's
hte contents of:
I have <TBD> instead of something like this:
This should look like this:
processor id: 0
acpi id: 0
bus mastering control: no
power management: yes
throttling control: yes
performance management: no
limit interface: yes
> btw. Excuse the silly question, did you purge / stop apmd ?
Stopped and uninstalled.
Emma Jane Hogbin
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