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Old 04-27-2012, 03:56 AM   #1
makaukelvin
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screen hanging after closing laptop lid


Team,
I am running RHEL on HP Compaq 6510b. when i close the lid for the laptop, on opening the screen does not respond. Keyboard and mouse hang as well.
I had not configured the actions to do when i close the lid. But how do i recover this since i am in the middle of an installation?
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Old 04-27-2012, 09:50 PM   #2
Ian John Locke II
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Try closing and re-opening the lid. I have a similar problem on my HP Compaq 8510w.

Edit with slackware 13.37 (2.6.37.6 kernel)
 
  


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