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I'd like to save my computer state in RAM and not on the HDD. How can I obtain this in 11.04?

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Click on the power icon in your menu bar and click "suspend" – alexy13 Aug 25 '11 at 12:14
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Either use the power icon in your top panel and choose Suspend:

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or run

sudo pm-suspend

from the command line.

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I was an easy prey. Thanks a lot! :) – Pitto Aug 29 '11 at 8:20

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