hibernating problems with FC2 in a ThinkPad T42 ...

Matthew Saltzman mjs at ces.clemson.edu
Sat Sep 25 23:20:27 UTC 2004

On Sat, 25 Sep 2004, Xavier Gonzalez wrote:

> I am having problems getting my computer to hibernate when I close my
> lid down in my ThinkPad T42. I have already checked apm and acpi and
> there is "No APM support in kernel" or acpi/acpid command not found.
> Does anybody know how to fix this?
> Also, I am having some problems with my usb memory stick. I tried
> configuring the fstab
> /dev/sda1   /mnt/usb/  auto noauto,owner,kudzu,rw 0 0
> but it did not work. Any suggestions?

APM should work.  Include "acpi=off" on the kernel line in /etc/grub.conf.

Haven't tried ACPI yet with my T41.  Let us know if you get it working.
If I could suspend to RAM, I'd try to make the switch.

		Matthew Saltzman

Clemson University Math Sciences
mjs AT clemson DOT edu

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