[ubuntu-uk] Suspend on lid close - Thinkpad x121e

Kris Douglas krisdouglas at gmail.com
Mon Oct 10 14:39:26 UTC 2011

On 10 October 2011 15:22, Simon Greenwood <sfgreenwood at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 10 October 2011 15:02, James Morrissey <morrissey.james1 at gmail.com>
> wrote:
>> No. Changing the SATA didn't seem to do anything. Screen still wouldn't
>> resume when i opened the lid.
>> On the whole, i think the machine is good. Its certainly performs better
>> than the ancient one i had before this - Asus ARP6.
>> That said, the hardware doesn't seem to be quite so well supported, but i
>> see that this model is now endorsed by Canonical and i am hoping that it
>> goes a little better under Oneric.
>> All the problems i have appear to pertain to the screen: Sometimes text
>> disappears from my word processor or emails, it takes a bunch of times
>> resetting the dual monitor set-up to get both monitors to register and, as
>> is the subject of this thread, the suspend-on-lid-close won't work.
> Yes, I'm hoping 11.10 will support it better: the two problems I have are
> what appears to be a spontaneous sleep which it won't recover from and
> occasional freezing of the mouse for a couple of seconds, which appears in
> the logs and is apparently a long standing bug with some synaptics
> touchpads.

Sounds like something to do with the graphics, what card does your
machine have in it?

Regards, Kris Douglas.

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