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Re: Lubuntu no longer suspends laptop when lid closed
On 28.01.2014 19:33, brendanperrine@xxxxxxxxx wrote:
> On Tue, Jan 28, 2014 at 7:45 AM, Lars Noodén <lars.nooden@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> On 28.01.2014 17:37, Iberê Fernandes wrote:
>>> 2014-01-26 Lars Noodén <lars.nooden@xxxxxxxxx>:
>>> Have you checked the workaround at
>>> Best regards,
>> Thanks, Iberê. That's a slightly different bug. For me the Power
>> Manager settings work. It's just that I was caught off guard with the
>> change to my own settings made by the upgrade. Having a different
>> default in a fresh install is one thing but quietly overriding existing
>> settings is another.
> One thing with not suspending is will people get a new install close the
> lid do something else and come back to a dead battery? Not sure this is the
> best default.
Given that the battery charge does not last that long to begin with, a
dead battery is a big problem.
There is also a matter of heat. I haven't checked with this model but
with other models if the lid was closed while the machine stayed active
then it got *really* hot.