Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 447007
Backlight remains on after suspend on Thinkpad X31
Last modified: 2014-10-13 08:24:18 EDT
Description of problem:
When I suspend my laptop, the backlight remains on.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Suspend system
2. Place laptop in backpack, having failed to notice that backlight is on
3. Remove molten ex-laptop at some future time.
Backlight stays on. Battery drains. Global warming worsens.
Backlight does not stay on.
I ran into this same problem with Ubuntu; the bug report there is:
It has the fix, too, so I recommend looking...:)
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Adding a comment to this long-closed bug in the vague hope that the system will stop spamming me with "outstanding requests" email...