[arch-general] suspend to RAM with home on NFS

Justin Capella justincapella at gmail.com
Sun Nov 1 21:29:41 UTC 2020

Do you have _netdev option set for /home in fstab? I can't think of any
reasons this would be a problem. It certainly wouldn't prevent you from
suspending, if anything you'd just encounter trouble when resuming.

Check your systemd config perhaps?

>From the wiki here:

If the swap file is in /home/, systemd-logind will not be able to determine
its size and thus will prevent hibernation. See systemd issue 15354 for a

On Sun, Nov 1, 2020, 1:22 PM hw <hw at adminart.net> wrote:

> Hi,
> how do you get suspend to RAM to work with home directories on NFS?
> Since I have /home mounted over NFS, suspending just freezes and I
> can only hold down the power button to turn the computer off.

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