[Pkg-xfce-devel] Bug#688598: Bug#688598: xfce4-power-manager: Notification icon actions are not configurable
corsac at debian.org
Tue Sep 25 13:33:01 UTC 2012
On mar., 2012-09-25 at 15:21 +0200, José Salavert Torres wrote:
> 1) There are two scripts to suspend from console: "pm-suspend" and
> "pm-suspend-hybrid" , both in package pm-utils.
> When I suspend using xfpm using the notification area icon, I have
> found that the "pm-suspend" script is called by default .
> That script does not work on my machine, but if I rename
> pm-suspend-hybrid to pm-suspend the suspend process using xfpm works
Note that pm-suspend-hybrid is just suspending after taking a ram
snapshot for hibernation. So what you really means, I guess, is that
suspend fails while hibernation works, and that's an issue in your
kernel (or X drivers or something).
> But renaming a file is not a user friendly way of selecting the
> suspend method.
> Maybe it would be possible to allow the user to select the suspend
> method (pm-suspend or pm-suspend-hybrid) in the applet, is there only
> one kind of dbus suspend call available?
> If so maybe we should notify this to upower package mantainer.
A quick look in dbus methods offered by upower shows that it only have
suspend() and hibernate(), yes.
> 2) This is a wish. I would like to setup the xfpm to suspend my
> computer when plugged and hybernate when running on batteries. Is this
Well, you can configure various options for when you're on AC and when
you're on battery in the settings interface.
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