I am using Ubuntu 10.10 Maverick Meerkat. I am getting a blank screen after opening the lid of my IBM R51 ThinkPad, which forces me to restart the system. Suspend mode is not working in my laptop. Please help me to resolve this issue.
The last two comments in this bug entry indicate that the R51 does not resume from suspend properly, although it did work in previous versions. What you could do is follow these two debugging guides and submit your results to the bugs:
Also, can you try the one suggestion from the bug above? I mean this one: