[Pm-utils] pm-suspend works, but cannot resume - reboots instead

Dan Nicholson dbn.lists at gmail.com
Sun Jun 6 08:16:29 PDT 2010

On Sun, May 23, 2010 at 5:11 PM, Larry Gagnon <lggagnon at uniserve.com> wrote:
> ArchLinux, x64, on a Zotax GF-8200-G-E miniITX motherboard with an Athlon II
> X2 240 CPU. This is a small desktop system. Using "pm-suspend" suspends
> computer properly according to the logs. However, on using the power switch
> to resume the computer simply reboots every time, rather than resuming.
> "pm-hibernate" on the other hand works fine.

Does it resume and then immediately reboot? If so, that seems like
something in the session (gnome-power-manager?) seeing the power
button press after resume and deciding it should reboot.

If it just immediately reboots from the suspended state, then that
seems like a BIOS issue.


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