Sleep problems Inspiron E1505
ender8282 at yahoo.com
Sun Apr 13 18:07:09 UTC 2008
Does anyone know how to get the sleep/hibernate to work properly on a
dell Inspiron E1505 notebook?
I originally installed dapper 6.10 and since I have upgraded to Edgy,
Eeisty, and then Gutsy. I believe that when I first installed dapper
sleep/hibernate worked out of the box. A few days ago I installed
reformatted, killed my windows partition and installed the Hardy (8.04)
beta. Now when I try to sleep or hibernate it kicks me out of KDE, into
a text screen with messages like:
Syncing filesystes ... done.
Freezing user space processes ... (elapsed 0.00 seconds) done.
Freezing remaining freezable tasks ... (elapsed 0.00 seconds) done.
PM: Preparing system for mem sleep
At this point I can switch between consoles, tty1, tty2, ... but I
cannot log into any of those consoles (typing a username has no
effect). It just sits at this screen until I do a hard reset. I don't
really know how to go about troubleshooting the problem. If anyone can
help my troubleshoot or knows of a forum post or something with the
solution I would really appreciate it.
Other than sleep problems almost everything else seems to work flawlessly.
Thanks in advance.
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