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Hello I just learned that this is the way to suspend my laptop to RAM, but I'm new to linux and curious how this works? Is there a daemon watching ...
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    echo -n mem > /sys/power/state


    Hello I just learned that this is the way to suspend my laptop to RAM, but I'm new to linux and curious how this works? Is there a daemon watching the state file?

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    check out this link you might find it useful http://www.columbia.edu/~ariel/acpi/acpi_howto.txt
    Read the 10th point.
    Only if I could understand the man pages
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    which OS are u you using. When I give the same command in RHEL 5 it shows me some kind of error. In your case what does the file contains?
    Only if I could understand the man pages
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