|Summary:||gnome-power-manager should *never* ignore user-initiated suspend/hibernate|
|Product:||[Fedora] Fedora||Reporter:||Jeremy Fitzhardinge <jeremy>|
|Component:||gnome-power-manager||Assignee:||Richard Hughes <rhughes>|
|Status:||CLOSED WONTFIX||QA Contact:||Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>|
|Fixed In Version:||Doc Type:||Bug Fix|
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|Last Closed:||2009-07-14 16:13:57 UTC||Type:||---|
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Description Jeremy Fitzhardinge 2008-05-04 22:38:45 UTC
Description of problem: At the moment, gnome-power-manager will allow other applications to prevent a suspend/hibernate. It should not, or at least it should never allow an application to inhibit either a user-initiated or critical low power suspend/hibernate. Failure to suspend means that, for example, a laptop will ignore a lid-close suspend event, and sit inside a bag busily getting hot until it runs out of batteries (or worse). Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): gnome-power-manager-2.22.1-1.fc9.i386 How reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1.Run something like PackageKit to do an update 2.Attempt to suspend 3. Actual results: A message saying that PackageKit has an uninterruptible transaction and suspend is prevented. Expected results: System suspends. Additional info: If an application really can't deal with being suspended, it should cancel whatever its doing ASAP and allow the suspend to continue.
Comment 1 David Zeuthen 2008-05-04 23:16:13 UTC
Yup, it's surely a bug in g-p-m if it doesn't suspend on things like lid-close even if it's inhibited. There's been a bunch of discussion about this in the past. Richard, please fix this.
Comment 2 Bug Zapper 2008-05-14 10:38:25 UTC
Changing version to '9' as part of upcoming Fedora 9 GA. More information and reason for this action is here: http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/BugZappers/HouseKeeping
Comment 3 Bug Zapper 2009-06-10 00:36:55 UTC
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Comment 4 Bug Zapper 2009-07-14 16:13:57 UTC
Fedora 9 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on 2009-07-10. Fedora 9 is no longer maintained, which means that it will not receive any further security or bug fix updates. As a result we are closing this bug. If you can reproduce this bug against a currently maintained version of Fedora please feel free to reopen this bug against that version. Thank you for reporting this bug and we are sorry it could not be fixed.