[lubuntu-users] Does the computer support "suspend"?

Israel israeldahl at gmail.com
Fri May 6 21:39:48 UTC 2016

sometimes a kernel parameter can help with this issue... but again with 
PPC you never know.... maybe someone else here knows for sure??
I have had a PPC that did suspend and wake, but not every release has 
worked for this... i am not sure if my Precise iBook (running precise 
that is, as the sound issue was not resolved in Xenial... and I don't 
have time to mess around with it much.)

On 05/06/2016 04:18 PM, Fritz Hudnut wrote:
> Gents:  Thanks for the replies, I've bounced back over to OSX side (so 
> I can have "sleep") . . . I'll test this out some time tomorrow when 
> I'm back in linux world . . . . I'll let you know.
> Not holding my breath, perhaps I shouldn't even be thinking about this 
> for the "PPC" aspect . . . it just would be the determining factor to 
> being able to use linux more regularly, as my computer use is 
> periodical throughout the day, etc and sleep/suspend is "necessary"  
> to do that.
> @Israel: appreciate the, "This might suspend yr computer, but no 
> guarantee it will wake" . . . indeed that is more or less what is 
> happening--need the power button to get out of it, etc.
> F
> On Fri, May 6, 2016 at 1:22 PM, Simon Quigley <tsimonq2 at ubuntu.com 
> <mailto:tsimonq2 at ubuntu.com>> wrote:
>     Greetings,
>     I usually suspend by running:
>     sudo pm-suspend
>     But my guess is that it belongs to package that allows me to do
>     that. No guarantees it will work on your system.
>     --
>     Simon Quigley
>     tsimonq2 at ubuntu.com <mailto:tsimonq2 at ubuntu.com>
>     tsimonq2 on Freenode


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