Can't Wake Up
Hope someone has some insight to this...
I am using Mandrake 9.1. I've been using it for a year now, with no problems.
In the last 2 weeks, I've had a problem where when it goes to sleep, I cannot wake it back up. If I remote login and kill the X process, it wakes up (and goes back to the login screen). Any ideas how to fix this? ilke I said, it weas working fine up till a few weeks ago.
In the last couple of weeks, I:
- replaced the HD (I made sure the jumpers were the same)
- I installed LAME
I don't think this is a HD or BIOS problem because everything works OK when I kill X.
I should also say that I'm using a USB KVM switch, but even when I plug in a USB mouse directly to the box or a PS@ mouse, I can;t wake it up. I've also tried reinstalling the OS and using different users, but still the same problem.
Or is there a command I can do remotely to wake the machine?
Ok, looks like the problem is the video card driver.
When I replaced the HD, I reinstalled the OS (which didn't change) and installed the latest video driver. If I install an older driver, it is not locking up.
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