Subject: Re: temporary mouse freeze after resume
To: Lubomir Sedlacik <>
From: Steven M. Bellovin <>
List: current-users
Date: 05/25/2005 10:48:31
In message <>, Lubomir Sedlacik writes:
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>On Wed, May 25, 2005 at 08:49:01AM -0400, Steven M. Bellovin wrote:
>> I have a Thinkpad T42 running 3.99.3 from about a week ago.  When I=20
>> resume after a suspend, the built-in trackpoint doesn't work for about
>> 20-25 seconds.  The display is updating (i.e., I see the second hand=20
>> moving on xclock), and it responds to keypresses.  Restarting X (this=20
>> is xorg) didn't make the problem go away.  I tried switching to a text=20
>> console before suspending; when I resumed, seeing anything after I=20
>> switched back to the X console took a while.  Has anyone else seen=20
>> this?  It's not serious; it is annoying.
>this happens for me as well, on a ThinkPad X40.  once i saw a
>"usl_detach timeout" messages so maybe it's related.  i haven't looked
>into this in detail, yet.
>btw. my screen is thrashed after opening a closed lid.  switch to
>console and back to X fixes it.  do you see the same issue, too?
>this is probably XFree related.

No, I've had no problems like that, either with XFree86 or Xorg.

		--Steven M. Bellovin,