Bug#657429: nvidia-kernel-3.1.0-1-amd64: unable to suspend in gnome-shell / Gnome 3 screen goes blank and hangs forever

Dick Thomas xpd259 at gmail.com
Tue Feb 21 15:19:55 UTC 2012

sorry for the missing info on the bug report

Since I made this bug report I've reinstalled wheezy and I can now suspend
9 /10 times with out any issue
it is now running 295.20 so it looks like they fixed what ever was causing
the problem


On 18 February 2012 21:24, Andreas Beckmann <debian at abeckmann.de> wrote:

> On Thursday, 26. January 2012 09:25:36 Dick William Thomas wrote:
> >    * installed nvidia drivers as per debian wiki
> >    * clicked suspend in gnome3 shutdown menu then the machine started to
> > suspend and screen went blank and then hung for a few hours till I
> powered
> > down the machine manually
> Please try 295.20 from unstable - changelog says there are some gnome
> related
> fixes.
> >    * I expected the machine to suspend normally, I have got it to do it
> > when I manually installed the Nvidia drivers
> Which version of the drivers did you use then?
> This is probably a combination of kernel version, driver version, desktop
> environment, ... Does suspend fail always or only sometimes?
> Andreas

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