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Re: [opensuse-gnome] Should we allow Hibernation in 12.3?
  • From: Roger Luedecke <roger.luedecke@xxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 28 Dec 2012 13:51:50 -0800
  • Message-id: <1356731510.2220.4.camel@Hippie.Linux>
On Fri, 2012-12-28 at 10:14 -0600, Michael Catanzaro wrote:
On Thu, 2012-12-27 at 21:09 -0800, Roger Luedecke wrote:
Sounds sensible to me. Quite frankly, extensions are in my opinion one
of the killer features of GNome 3. I think we should even use extensions
more liberally, breaking with mainstream... it is our prerogative as a
distribution after all. But, not being able to suspend would be a very
large peeve for me. I've gotten behind Gnome 3 from having been a KDE
zealot for some time, and this design choice along with removing the
High Contrast accessibility theme are rather foolish decisions in my
Roger A. Luedecke
openSUSE Ambassador

FYI, you can suspend without the extension by pressing Alt - this will
change the Power Off button to Suspend. (Though this is not very

From what I understand, they intend to remove that functionality as
well... which is retarded quite frankly. I think though, that obscuring
it the way they do is foolish anyway. If we are going to adhere to
upstream, we should find a way to bring the Gnome Cheatsheet to the
users attention, as a Firefox homepage or some other such thing.
Roger A. Luedecke
openSUSE Ambassador

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