[Pm-utils] pm-suspend: should use quirks by default

Stefan Seyfried seife at suse.de
Fri Dec 7 06:47:30 PST 2007

On Thu, Dec 06, 2007 at 03:59:19PM +0000, Terry Barnaby wrote:
> Well on Fedora 8:
> [terry at splash beam.beamnet]$ whereis pm-suspend
> pm-suspend: /usr/bin/pm-suspend /usr/sbin/pm-suspend
> Also pm-suspend can be run as a normal user as: /usr/bin/pm-suspend
> is linked to consolehelper.
> This is with the standard pm-utils-0.99.4-6.fc8 package.

Well, then file a bug against Fedora if it does not work. Upstream is not
broken that way.

> If pm-suspend is not the Linux cross platform standard program
> to suspend a system is there one ?

Yes, powersave for example. Other people use kpowersave or

If those are not included in Fedora, that's probably another bug to file.

Best regards,

Stefan Seyfried
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