Bug 274401 - machine hibernates directly after resuming
machine hibernates directly after resuming
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gnome-power-manager (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: David Zeuthen
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Reported: 2007-09-02 05:17 EDT by Bill C. Riemers
Modified: 2013-03-05 22:51 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2008-06-16 22:18:02 EDT
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Description Bill C. Riemers 2007-09-02 05:17:12 EDT
Description of problem:

I have my pm settings set to "sleep" the computer after 45 minutes.  If I come
back in a reasonable amount of time and press the power button to wakeup the
computer, it works normally (for the most part).  However, if I wait many hours
and then try to wake-up my computer, it issues an audio alarm and then
immediately suspends to disk.

There is a message flash on the screen indicating what causes the audio alarm,
but I have less than half a second to read it.  That is just enough time for me
to see there is a message, but not to read the contents.

I suspect the computer may think the UPS power supply battery is dead or such,
since that is what Windows for the first few seconds when I resume from
hibernate.  However, I have my power management settings on my desktop to
"shutdown" on a low battery, not to suspend to disk, so this explanation doesn't
really work.

Sometimes the instant suspend to disk fails.  Then the message I see indicates
hibernate has failed.  I am not sure if that is the same message that occurs

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Set powermanagemnt to sleep on AC after 45 minutes or so.
2. Leave the computer on at night.
3. In the morning attempt to resume.

Actual results:

Computer immediately after resuming, computer issues an audio alarm and supends
to disk.

Expected results:

Computer should resume no matter how long it has been suspended to ram, without
attempting to suspend to disk.

Additional info:

On AC Power settings:
Put computer to sleep when inactive for: 45 minutes
Put display to sleep when inactive for: 20 minutes

On UPS Power settings:
Put computer to sleep when inactive for: never
Put display to sleep when inactive for: 23 minutes
When UPS power is low: Do nothing
When UPS power is critical low: Shutdown

Buttons: When the power button is pressed: Shutdown
Notification Area: Only display on icon when a battery is present
Extras: Use sound to notify in event of an error
Comment 1 Till Maas 2007-12-24 08:01:08 EST
I guess this is not a pm-utils issue (the framework for suspending and
hibernating), but a issue in the tool that evaluates your timing settings. I
guess it is gnome-power-manager.
Comment 2 Bug Zapper 2008-05-14 10:12:09 EDT
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