Re: Linux on Dell D600 - occasional S3 waking problems
From: Jeppe R. Andersen (jeppe.andersen_at_wasteyourbandwidth.gmail.com)
Date: Thu, 23 Dec 2004 12:30:53 +0100
You may find the description on
http://www.hep.phy.cam.ac.uk/~andersen/fedora2latitude600.html useful. I
have suspend to ram (S3) working on Fedora Core 3, just without the DRI
On Sat, 02 Oct 2004 15:39:33 +0000, David wrote:
> Hi everyone,
> I wonder if someone could help me? I have been setting up Linux (Fedora
> Core 2) on my brothers Dell Inspiron D600.
> After installing FC2 (which went fine) I recompiled a patched kernel by
> following the instructions at http://www.loria.fr/~thome/d600/. I have
> also installed the intel wireless driver, which is working fine (though
> I did have to write a script to bring the interface up properly).
> S3 sleep (suspend to RAM) does work now, BUT sometimes (not very often)
> the computer fails to wake up from sleep. Oh, the other strange thing is
> that when the computer wakes it seems to get stuck on the initial text
> screen (about restarting tasks) until you press a key on the keyboard.
> Then it continues without a problem. _Sometimes_ though when I wake it
> up (open the lid) the screen just stays black. It does come out of sleep
> mode, but doesn't do anything else. It's unpingable and doesn't seem to
> respond to anything except powering off (by holding down the power button)
> Does anyone have any ideas of what might be causing this? I can't seem
> to find any pattern to it.
> kernel: 188.8.131.52 with patches from http://www.loria.fr/~thome/d600/
> Fedora Core 2
> Dell Inspiron D600 (1024x768 resolution)
> -- David