[Pm-utils] what does the suspend button(Ubuntu) do?

Dan Nicholson dbn.lists at gmail.com
Tue Feb 24 10:34:31 PST 2009

On Tue, Feb 24, 2009 at 12:37 AM, Sheldon Zhao <aapril03 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi:
> I want to know
> Is press the suspend botton(in Ubuntu) identical to using the pm-suspend
> command?

You'd have to ask on a Ubuntu list, but usually it does correspond to
running pm-suspend. gnome-power-manager sees that the button is
pressed and asks HAL to suspend. HAL's suspend method runs pm-suspend
(potentially with some other arguments).


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