Resume on lid open?

David Rosenstrauch darose at
Tue Sep 25 16:18:16 CEST 2012

On 09/25/2012 02:53 AM, houghi wrote:
> On Tue, Sep 25, 2012 at 01:29:00AM -0400, David Rosenstrauch wrote:
>> I've been able to configure the XFCE power manager to suspend when I
>> close my laptop's lid.  However, it would be nice to also get it to
>> resume when I open the lid again.  But opening the lid does nothing;
>> instead I have to press the power button to resume.
> I can press any key I desire. So I press some random key at the keyboard.
> That is already better then aiming for the power button.
> Obviously opening the lid and having a working system would be nice.
> houghi

Huh!  Apparently that works on my machine too.  I never knew that. 
Thanks for the tip!  (And sorry for the noise.)


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