Description of problem:
gnome-inhibit-applet does not prevent suspend from taking place, even when it is activated
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Steps to Reproduce:
1.activate sleep inhibition by click on the applet
2. close the lid of the laptop
laptop suspends immediately
the suspend should have been inhibited
Same happens when the laptop is idle and reaches the time set in power preferences as suspend after time - it is suspended, regardless of the fact that the applet is set to inhibit this. It is very irritating also!
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This bug is also present in Fedora 13 (I don't know about 12). The inhibit applet, which I use to temporarily inhibit automatic sleeping, no longer seems to perform that duty, meaning that if I wish to temporarily inhibit sleeping, I have to go to the power preferences and manually turn it off.
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Again I state--this bug is *also* present in Fedora 13 and should not be closed.