pm-utils is a suspend and powerstate setting framework. It is designed to replace such scripts as those provided by the powersave package.

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Does Ubuntu 14.04 save laptop battery?

Does Ubuntu 14.04 save battery on my laptop HP ProBook 4540s? My search revealed the following: When working on ac then the command cat /proc/sys/vm/laptop_mode returns 0, and if the battery 5. This ...
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how to make hibernate work on 14.04?

My Ubuntu is 14.04 on Thinkpad T400. I try to run the following command for hibernation: $ sudo pm-hibernate It flashes and then return back to normal. Running pm-suspend-hybrid also ...
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Ubuntu 15.04 Suspend doesn't run `pm-suspend`

After upgrading to Ubuntu GNOME 15.04 (from 14.10), I noticed my pm-utils hooks in /etc/pm/sleep.d aren't running anymore on suspend/resume. I have a custom script which saves the brightness before ...
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Ubuntu 15.04, pm-utils do not look into /etc/pm/power.d/ anymore, what instead?

Since upgrade from 14.10 to 15.04 my custom script which I used to setup proper thermal profile mode for my laptop ceased to work, which I believe is because pm-utils do not respond to AC/BAT ...
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s2disk works, pm-hibernate doesn't

I installed uswsusp as described in the ubuntu wiki. When I call sudo s2disk everything works great, but executing sudo pm-hibernate has no effect at all. Any ideas?
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Resume from hibernation (pm-hibernate) randomly reboots

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 with Gnome as primary window manager (not Ubuntu Gnome, just installed Gnome after Ubuntu). I often tend to use pm-hibernate to get into hibernation, but when I boot again the ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Cannot Suspend or Hibernate

My Lenovo-T430 laptop cannot suspend or hibernate anymore. Instead, it just locks my account. My computer will not stop running. I think the problem was that I uninstalled pm-utils. I reinstalled it, ...
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Openbox - How to automatically suspend on idle?

Environment: Ubuntu 14.04 bare minimal + Openbox I have installed pm-utils. Specfically, pm-suspend works great on my laptop. However, I have to run it manually. I am wondering if there is a way to ...
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disk > /sys/power/state works fine but pm-hibernate does not in 14.04 LTS

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 on a Toshiba Satellite L840 and, as many of us, trying to get the hibernation fixed. I followed several posts on different forums to get my system running, and got it ...
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/etc/pm/power.d scripts not executing after update to 13.10

I recently updated to Ubuntu 13.10 and realized that scripts in /etc/pm/power.d do not fire anymore. Has something changed in the way pm-utils work? Is there any way to make it work. I have a script ...
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Suspend resume works, but unable to use computer

When I suspend and resume from suspend, I see my screen as it was left but cannot use it and Caps Lock does not work. When I run pm-suspend before loading X11, I am able to see my last command and to ...
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pm-utils broke my system and didn't fix it when I purged it and all of its dependencies

Before I installed pm-utils, closing the lid just turned the screen off. I installed pm-utils, and now the screen turns off and my system crashes, kind of a big issue. I then purged pm-utils and all ...
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Have PM utils power.d scripts run all the time

The pm util power saving scripts only work when a laptop is on battery, not when it is plugged in to AC. Is there a way to make pm utils run all the time, regardless of whether the laptop is connected ...
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Suspend mode reset my configuration to internal microphone instead of keeping usb microphone as default

Suspend mode reset my configuration to internal microphone instead of keeping usb microphone as default. I always have to manually change it back in the sounds parameters. Reboot is ok : keeps the ...
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$TERM set to “dumb” causes problems with suspend

I've just upgraded from 11.04 to 11.10. So far I love it, everything seems just so much snappier. Now I just have one minor issue. When I try to suspend my laptop, it doesn't work - instead it fades ...
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Computer restarts instead of shutting down [closed]

My Ubuntu 11.04 will not shutdown when I tell it to; it will instead restart the computer.