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Since upgrading to 14.04 I can no longer wake on lan my laptop. This is because the network card seems to be disabled when I suspend ubuntu.

Is there anyway I can prevent this from happening?

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Prevent suspending or prevent network card to be disabled when suspending? – i08in Apr 23 '14 at 6:41
Prevent network card being disabled edited for clarification, ty – Alan Hollis Apr 23 '14 at 6:42

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