Linux laptop Suspend / Hibernation development
Thanks Stefan for your reply.
To answer my own question, here is what I discovered about suspend /
hibernation evolvement in Linux laptop world.
- the traditional tools are uswsusp + hibernate (s2ram/s2disk & hibernate-
- pm-utils is the new suspend and powerstate setting framework. It is
designed to replace such scripts as those provided by the powersave
- The latest development is, however, DeviceKit. Both Ubuntu & Fedora are
moving towards DeviceKit. , 
So far, Debian seems to be lagging behind such evolvement -- I don't see
devicekit in Debian repo yet.
On Mon, 14 Sep 2009 10:13:15 -0400, Stefan Monnier wrote:
>> Anyone know a good web page that covers setting up suspend /
>> hibernation under Debian?
> I usually install uswsusp (which provides s2ram and s2disk), as well as
> `hibernate' which provides a wrapper script around these (which knows to
> unload some conflicting modules and things like that
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