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Old 12-19-2006, 09:01 AM   #1
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Question hibernate starting by itself, where to configure?


I am using software suspend 2 version 2.2.8 and have been happy with it. While upgrading my laptop from Debian Sarge (stable) to Etch (testing), I have noticed that hibernate (suspend to disk) would run by itself after about 20 minutes of idle system.
So far, I could not find out where this is configured. KDE has no settings set for it and I don't know where to configure it in gnome. Is there another config file that is responsible for this behaviour?
The log unfortunately does not say why suspend is triggered.


Old 12-21-2006, 12:54 PM   #2
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Could this be a BIOS setting?
Old 12-22-2006, 04:06 AM   #3
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Did you check /etc/hibernate.conf ?
I had suspend2 installed but can't remember what would trigger this..
Old 12-27-2006, 12:06 PM   #4
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Nope, it is not the BIOS, that for sure, because THAT did not work ever, so I switched it off.
and of course I checked the /etc/hibernate.conf, obviously that is the first place on must look.

No luck there, very very strange...



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