Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 427702
white screen on shutdown after suspend
Last modified: 2009-01-09 00:43:12 EST
Description of problem:
When the system resumes from suspend/hibernate and then restarted/shut down
the screen becomes gradually white, not showing the shut down of the services,
although, before rebooting everything works OK.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
computer (laptop): Compaq Presario V2615US
video card: ATI Radeon XPress 200M, up to 128 MB of shared video RAM, detected
and configured (found widescreen) correctly out-of-the-box.
Occurs each time the computer resumes from suspend/hibernate mode and then
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Put the system into suspend mode ("suspend" button in gnome);
2. Resume the system (everything should work fine);
3. Restart the system ("restart" button in gnome).
Shutting down of the services is not shown, instead the screen becomes blank,
gradually changing its color to white.
Shutting down of the services.
Adding "acpi_sleep=s3_bios and/or s3_mode" into "kernel" options
in "grub.conf" seem to have no effect on the problem, or its persistence.
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