[arch-general] intel video & suspend
ingeniware at gmail.com
Thu May 6 17:49:28 CEST 2010
Regularly I put my ThinkPad R61 into suspend twice a day, and
everything worked perfectly until 2.6.32 and 2.6.33 kernels.
Now from time to time (≈ once a week) when I wake it up, the screen
remains black in both X and text console. Nothing can bring it back,
but everything else works just fine. No errors in logs either.
The suspend is done with:
# echo -n mem >/sys/power/state
(just the stock /etc/acpi/handler.sh of acpid package)
I have Intel GM965 card and run xorg-server-1.7.6-3.
I found that there are a couple of patches [1,2] for i915 and intel bios
were made in Nov-Dec 2009 to fix such problems, and they were supposed
to be in 2.6.33, but my problem persists.
Does anybody have ideas/info?
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