aggressive suspend and yum...

Martin Langhoff martin.langhoff at
Wed Mar 10 11:46:07 EST 2010

On Wed, Mar 10, 2010 at 11:34 AM, Martin Langhoff
<martin.langhoff at> wrote:
> On Wed, Mar 10, 2010 at 11:27 AM, Chris Ball <cjb at> wrote:
>> Hi,
>>   > Just wol would fix this use case (yum, firefox downloads, etc) --
>>   > I guess with the wakeup _not_ triggering screen brightness
>>   > up-and-down.  Otherwise it'll be a strobelight ;-)
>> Yes, this is already what's been implemented, and it should all be
>> working.  Please file a bug.

Actually, ethtool says wol is disabled on eth0. Running ethtool -s
eth0 wol mu seems to fix it.

Every few seconds, the power light half-blinks, but it stays awake and
the download continues...

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