Re: APM on a HP Omnibook XE3

From: Chmouel Boudjnah (
Date: Wed Oct 10 2001 - 09:02:23 EST

Juan Quintela <> writes:

> >>>>> "robert" == Robert Szentmihalyi <> writes:
> robert> Hi!
> robert> Sorry if this is OT.
> robert> I'm not sure if this is a kernel issue, but I'm running out of
> robert> ideas on this....
> robert> I have a HP Omnibook XE3 with SuSE Linux 7.2 installed.
> robert> Everything works fine except suspend-to-disk.
> robert> (I have created the partition. It works under Winblows...)
> robert> I have tried Kernels 2.4.4 and 2.4.7 (with SuSE patches) as well as
> robert> 2.4.9 vanilla, but I keep getting the same messages:
> robert> When I do
> robert> apm -s
> robert> I get
> robert> apm: Input/output error
> robert> and the Kernel log says:
> robert> apm: suspend: Unable to enter requested state
> robert> Any ideas what I could do?
> For me Fn+F12 works.
> apm -s & apm -S fails.

works only if you have a suspend-on-disk partition.
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