[arch-general] Laptop beeps after resuming from suspension

Sven-Hendrik Haase sh at lutzhaase.com
Fri Feb 11 00:21:40 EST 2011

On 11.02.2011 06:19, Thomas Dean wrote:
> Hi folks,
> I have an encounter with a small but annoying problem.
> After typing pm-suspend and then resuming my laptop, it sometimes beeps,
> which never happens if I haven't ever suspend it.
> For example, when I type too much backspace in VIM, it beeps; when I
> push the shutdown button, it beeps; when I type Page Down button at the
> end of the text, it beeps, too.
> Could you please tell me how to shut its beeping?
> Thanks,
> Thomas 
It probably loads the pcspkr module. Adding !pcspkr to the modules array
in rc.conf might fix it. Otherwise, a rmmod pcspkr in a post-sleep hook
in /etc/pm/sleep.d/50-pcspkr (chmod +x it) might workaround it.

-- Sven-Hendrik

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