Cinnamon desktop "closing the lid" issue

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Cinnamon desktop "closing the lid" issue

Postby krzyo500 on Thu May 08, 2014 2:10 pm

Hello,

I've found that my system doesn't suspend while closing the laptop lid. Of course, everything is set correctly in power management menu. I did a little research, but found nothing - just some clues, but no solution. My laptop is DELL E6400 - everything works fine with other OS-es (Arch, Debian, etc).

Thx in advance.
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Re: Cinnamon desktop "closing the lid" issue

Postby Brianrh on Thu May 08, 2014 4:40 pm

I had this very problem on my other laptop with Soldyk and Xubuntu as I reported on the Solydxk forum here:

http://forums.solydxk.com/viewtopic.php?f=4&t=3125

You will see from my last posting in that thread that upgrading Solydxk to the latest version, going from kernel 3.11 to 3.13, fixed my suspend problem for that distro. I am hoping that when Linux Mint 17 arrives in the near future the suspend problem will have gone. Fingers crossed.

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