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February 20th, 2012, 02:22 AM
I'm sure this has come up numerous times, but I've still not found a good reference/resolution.

I've got a HP Mini 110:

description: Notebook
product: HP Mini 110-1000
vendor: Hewlett-Packard
version: 03A8100000000000100300000
width: 32 bits
capabilities: smbios-2.4 dmi-2.4 smp-1.4 smp
configuration: boot=normal chassis=notebook cpus=1
description: Motherboard
product: 308F
vendor: Hewlett-Packard
physical id: 0
version: KBC Version 02.0B
description: BIOS
vendor: Hewlett-Packard
physical id: 0
version: 308F0 Ver. F.07 (06/18/2009)
size: 64KiB
capacity: 960KiB
capabilities: isa pci pnp apm upgrade shadowing escd cdboot bootselect socketedrom edd int13floppy1200 int13floppy720 int13floppy2880 int5printscreen int9keyboard int14serial int17printer int10video acpi usb ls120boot zipboot biosbootspecification

Running stock old Gnome desktop (not the new gnome shell, not unity) on 10.04.4 LTS (will upgrade to new LTS when released)

Unfortunately power-management is extremely poor.

The power-management profile is set up to suspend the device when the lid is closed (on wired or wireless networking).
Unfortunately this no loger works, and the machine continues running when I place it in my carry-bag. It does not suspend when I set it to suspend manually either.

In the past it worked OK, but it's stopped working correctly for a while now, and I have no idea why that would be.

Can anyone please provide me with some insight or assistance, please?

February 20th, 2012, 03:15 AM
on a hunch I installed kernel 3.n

It seems to work, although it's still too early to say whether or not it's actually resolved the issue.

February 21st, 2012, 10:54 AM
Standby works, but wireless is broken now...