Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 243850
suspend and hibernate fail in FC7 on x86_64
Last modified: 2008-01-09 09:12:48 EST
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #243812 +++
Description of problem:
Laptop fails to hibernate or suspend. Process starts and then freezes at:
Output from /var/log/messages shows:
Jun 11 21:32:35 localhost gnome-power-manager: (phil) Suspending computer
because user clicked suspend from tray menu
Jun 11 21:32:36 localhost ntpd: ntpd exiting on signal 15
Jun 11 21:35:01 localhost syslogd 1.4.2: restart.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Click "Hibernate" or "Suspend"
Suspend and hibernate worked fine in FC5 and FC6
-- Additional comment from email@example.com on 2007-06-12 04:19 EST --
Please see http://people.freedesktop.org/~hughsient/quirk/index.html - this is
not a gnome-power-manager problem.
modprobe -r iwl3945 before suspend or hibernate eliminates this problem.
Have you tried a more recent kernel? There has been an update on July 31 that
may address this.
I'm reviewing this bug as part of the kernel bug triage project, an attempt to
isolate current bugs in the fedora kernel.
I am CC'ing myself to this bug and will try and assist you in resolving it if I can.
As Nigel has indicated the problem may now be resolved. Please could you verify
this and close this bug or I'll do so in a few days if there is no additional
As indicated previously there has been no update on the progress of this bug
therefore I am closing it as INSUFFICIENT_DATA. Please re-open if the issue
still occurs for you and I will try to assist in its resolution. Thank you for
taking the time to report the initial bug.