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philinux
June 7th, 2009, 11:39 AM
Happens about one in 4 suspends. Otherwise suspend and hibernate work fine apart from loosing the mouse. The cursor is on screen and keyboard works fine so I can get to terminal.

To fix this it needs a full shutdown and restart. Just restarting doesn't get the mouse back.

durand
June 8th, 2009, 11:02 PM
I guess you've tried unplugging and plugging the mouse in again?

philinux
June 8th, 2009, 11:35 PM
Yes. I like a command to kickstart the mouse.

mtheultimate
June 8th, 2009, 11:48 PM
I just installed Jaunty and I have this same problem (the mouse stops working when coming out of suspend), only, for me, it happens EVERY time. I always have to restart.

I haven't tried unplugging the mouse, but that is impractical in my case anyway.

philinux
June 9th, 2009, 12:44 AM
There must be a terminal command to kick start it?

mtheultimate
June 9th, 2009, 06:34 AM
In addition to these suspend problems, my Jaunty fails miserably at hibernate.
After hibernate nothing works and even a restart fails so I have to do a hard shut down.
So basically I have a machine that I can never let suspend or hibernate or I have to shut down and restart.

If youve given up like I have (ubuntus been a nightmare for me),
you can disable suspend + hibernate like I did:
http://jeremy.visser.name/2007/02/08/how-to-disable-suspend-and-hibernate-for-all-users-in-ubuntu/

philinux
June 10th, 2009, 07:16 PM
Bumpuntu.