resume from suspend shows white screen

Glen Ogilvie nelg at
Tue Sep 9 23:44:23 CEST 2008

On Tue, 9 Sep 2008 22:29:17 +0100, Rui Miguel Silva Seabra <rms at>
> On Wed, Sep 10, 2008 at 09:11:46AM +1200, Glen Ogilvie wrote:
>> I am running 2008.8 on my freerunner, except I've run into a problem. 
> When
>> the phone resumes from suspend, it sometimes shows a white screen with
>> nothing on it, instead of resuming.  It seems to happen after it has
> been
>> suspended for a few minutes or more.
>> The phone is actually resumed as far as I can tell, because it can be
> shut
>> off by holding the power button for 8 seconds, and it also suspends
> itself
>> again from the white screen, so seems like a window manager crash, or
> video
>> settings not restored type of issue.
>> Any ideas?     I have not tried the Qtopia release yet, so can't comment
> if
>> that works ok.
> Have you tried a recent release? Like
> from yesterday?
> I'm just asking, to me a slightly earlier release *also* doesn't
> suspend, just if you get to try it before I do... please do tell :)

I am running the 20080904 version, with updates from opkg upgrade.

One question, I didn't upgrade my u-boot from the factory default. 
Is it recommended up flash u-boot also?

Glen Ogilvie

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