Hibernation woes

Derek Broughton news at pointerstop.ca
Sun May 11 18:15:53 UTC 2008

Albert Charron wrote:

> Thanks for your help Derek.  Seems my problem is effectively a video
> POST problem. At least on the laptop I made the tests... The swap
> partition is correctly identified and the system resumes from it from
> what I see following your instructions. I found I can solve the problem
> by ssh-ing in and restarting GDM (which isn't very practical).

OK - as I said, it's fairly common.

I have acpi-support installed, and it includes a
file, /etc/acpi/resume.d/15-video-post.sh which automatically does this.

> Do you have any pointer to give me on how to fix this? Should I start a
> new thread with this question?

Installing acpi-support should work.  otoh, if you _do_ have acpi-support, I
guess we need to do something else!

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