Subject: Re: ThinkPad X20 not suspending with X11?
To: Lars-Johan Liman <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Steven M. Bellovin <email@example.com>
Date: 05/09/2002 16:26:04
In message <firstname.lastname@example.org>, Lars-Johan Liman writes:
>> Do you have to "take down" X11 or is it sufficient to switch to
>> another virtual console?
>(Two painful fsck's later:)
>It's sufficient to switch to a "txt" console.
Suspending Thinkpads has always been a challenge, but at least on my
T21, I can do it via /etc/apm/suspend contortions. This is
strengthening the need for a progarmmatic way to switch consoles.
--Steve Bellovin, http://www.research.att.com/~smb
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