Lock screen when hibernate or suspend pc via acpi

Derek Broughton news at pointerstop.ca
Fri Sep 19 19:01:29 BST 2008


Willy K. Hamra wrote:

> Derek Broughton wrote:
>> Pali Rohár wrote:
>> 
>>> Can you add this script to new kubuntu 8.10?
>>  
>> This is not the place to ask - you need to file a bug at launchpad.net
>> (though I'll guarantee you it's too late to make it into 8.10).
>> 
>> However, I'm unsure if that's the right place - Ubuntu seems to be moving
>> from acpid to pm-utils.
> 
> yes, remember when i used to whine about hibernate not working with 90%
> of the kernels? now i'm using intrepid, i tried 3 kernels so far, and
> using pm-hibernate works great! i never realized how much i missed
> hibernate till now!

Personally I don't find pm-hibernate as good as the acpid version (it's the
same actual hibernate code, but different things are happening pre- &
post-).  95% or more of the time, it works perfectly, but that 1 in 20
results in some incorrect reinitialization of the graphics adapter, and X
won't resume properly, resulting in an eventual reboot.
-- 
derek




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