I have an issue with suspend and hibernate that I haven't been able to
The pm-hibernate script works out of the box from the command line as
root. The system resumes correctly.
The pm-suspend script works with the --force flag, again out of the box
from the command line as root. The laptop isn't listed in the database
of s2ram, but it works nonetheless. That was easily solved with a file
in /etc/pm/config.d/s2ram with the line:
Again, the system resumes correctly.
As such, suspend and hibernate works, only it doesn't when activated
through Gnome Power Manager
If I try to suspend though the context menu of the applet, I immediately
get a dialog with the text:
Your computer failed to suspend.
Check the help file for common problems.
This happens so fast that no attempt at suspending can be made.
The website linked hasn't helped me find a solution.
To get HAL to recognise the laptop I have made a file
with this content: