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Re: How to hibernate from the command line without typing password

On Sun, 6 Dec 2009 14:57:21 +0000
chombee <chombee@lavabit.com> wrote:


> Gnome desktop. You can send a signal via dbus asking for the computer to
> be hibernated with the following command:
>     dbus-send --session --dest=org.freedesktop.PowerManagement --type=method_call /org/freedesktop/PowerManagement org.freedesktop.PowerM    anagement.Hibernate


> I also saved the command as an executable script called 'hibernate' so
> that I can hibernate from the command line by just typing hibernate.

I don't recall the earlier thread, but what's wrong with the
'hibernate' command from the 'acpi-support' package, or 's2disk' from
the 'usswsusp' package?

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