Fix for suspend and hibernation problem for Laptops

You might have noticed that the suspend and hibernation function in ubuntu/kubuntu won’t work. While there’s no official fix, you might find this work around helpful.

Most people need hibernation for their laptops.step is to install a tool called «uswsusp»:

            sudo apt-get install uswsusp

And by typing the below command you check if the suspend function works now….

            sudo s2ram

Same goes for hibernation:


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No s2ram

After installing uswsusp I did not have the s2ram application active in my path. s2disk worked as specified though. Anyone else have this issue? Solution?

I'm using a stock ubuntu 7,10  and followed the install procedure as directed