Call For Testing: pm-utils-powersave-policy

Chase Douglas chase.douglas at
Fri Mar 19 01:03:26 GMT 2010

On Thu, Mar 18, 2010 at 9:00 PM, Chase Douglas <chase.douglas at> wrote:
> Can you try running "bash -x
> /usr/lib/pm-utils/power.d/powersave-policy-dirty-writeback" to see if
> you get any errors? If not, then there may be a bashism that isn't
> working right in dash (which doesn't have -x unfortunately).

I should have looked closer the first time:

/usr/lib/pm-utils/power.d/powersave-policy-console-dpms true:
    Setting /dev/tty1 console powerdown timeout to 1 minute(s)
Returned exit code 1.

Can you run that under bash -x to see where the problem may lie?


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