Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 477981
Suspend and hibernate options disappeared after the recent update
Last modified: 2010-06-28 07:01:49 EDT
Description of problem:
After the todays (Saturday 27, 2008) online update the suspend and hibernate updates suddenly disappeared from the available options. Suspend is also no longer possible after closing the laptop lid and is not listed in the power management menu.
I frun fedora in Dell Latitude D830 laptop. Both suspend and hibernate were working perfectly before this update, so this bug is a regression.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Select System -> Shutdown from the menu. The suspend and hibernate buttons are gone.
No buttons in shutdown menu, no suspend/hibernate options in the power management menu.
Same as it was (suspend and hibernate is present and works).
Suspend was broken with this laptop in the Werewolf version with the possible workaround, but with Cambridge it was fully functional since installation.
I have reinstalled Fedora 10 from the initial DVD. The suspend and hibernate buttons have returned back. This really seems broken somewhere in the rawhide updates only.
powerman definitely isn't the right component here, its something entirely unrelated. More likely, this is a gnome-power-manager thing.
Yes, the controls do not disappear after doing the update on the package pm-utils-1.2.3-1.fc11 (Power manager scripts and utilities for Fedora), they also stay after the first reboot.
Not sure what caused this but for us KDE folks just making sure to switch from GDM to KDM fixed the issue for us.
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 11 development cycle.
Changing version to '11'.
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Does installing the latest gnome-power-manager and DeviceKit-power packages in updates-testing (and then rebooting...) fix the problem?
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