suspend to ram for a long time

Julien Olivier julo at
Tue Oct 4 10:39:26 CDT 2005

> I have also had similar problems, although not necessarily after suspending for
> a long time. Using ps aux in another virtual terminal, I could see
> xscreeensaver-command processes hung from before going to sleep. I suspect a
> race condition due to the "&" at the first line of
> /usr/share/acpi-support/screenblank .
> Could you guys please check next time this happens, if there is
> xscreensaver-command processes around ? And if so, try removing that "&" ?

Well, I don't know if it's the same bug, but after upgrading today, I
can't do anything after suspending to RAM: opening the lid doesn't do
anything, pressing the power button doesn't do anything, pressing
CTRL-ALT-F1 doesn't work... I have to reboot. And it's 100%

Julien Olivier <julo at>

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