[CentOS] no longer goes to standby when lid is closed

Fri Dec 11 15:40:27 UTC 2015
Nux! <nux at li.nux.ro>

I've heard this happening to someone on IRC, the solution if I remember correctly is to update MATE from epel-testing. 
See if that works for you.

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----- Original Message -----
> From: "Fred Smith" <fredex at fcshome.stoneham.ma.us>
> To: centos at centos.org
> Sent: Friday, 11 December, 2015 15:29:20
> Subject: [CentOS] no longer goes to standby when lid is closed

> since I got the big bolus of updates from the CR repo a few days ago my
> netbook (AcerAspire One D255E) will no longer go to standby when the
> lid is closed.
> This was a Gnome desktopp installation with theh MATE desktop fromm
> I've verified that the correct setting still exists in power manager
> but it persists in continuing to run when the lid closes.
> it WILL go to standby if explicitly told to do so from the shutdown
> dialog.
> Has anyone else seen anything like this?
> Fred
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