[ltp] Re: T61 Hibernate in Ubuntu 9.04...

Florian Reitmeir linux-thinkpad@linux-thinkpad.org
Sun, 5 Jul 2009 23:09:26 +0200

On Sat, 04 Jul 2009, Petar Milin wrote:
>>>> Hello!
>>>> Does anyone knows why Hibernate (suspend to disk) does not work in  
>>>> Ubuntu 9.04 on my ThinkPad T61? How to fix that?
>>> No one knows answer?!
>> simple because the question leaves to many options open:
>>     - does not work, means what? is it problem by suspending oder wakeup?
>>       how does it look like?
>>     - which model is it.. intel/ati/nvidia graphics card?
> Sorry, you are very right!
> a) On wakeup, everything freezes and the CapsLock light blinks. I know  
> the blinking means that the kernel suffered badly.
> b) I have Nvidia card and I use its recommended driver (Ubuntu 9.40).
> c) Suspend (to ram) works perfectly.

i don't use ubuntu, but i use debian
and under debian s2d breaks if the nvidia module is _not_ included into
the initramfs.

so .. make sure in the file /etc/initramfs-tools/modules,  is a line like

and run as root 
    update-initramfs -k all -u

Florian Reitmeir