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Apparently GNOME doesn't like my Wake-on-LAN configuration — it forces my laptop to suspend as soon as I log in when that setting is activated on my BIOS.

It'll trigger a "Unable to lock" notification and suspend the system immediately after it disappears. If I disable all settings related to my lock screen, that notification won't show but the system is suspended anyway.

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This sucks and I'm not sure how I can investigate this further. WoL is such a useful feature to me as I often leave my laptop with its lid closed when I connect it to an external monitor.

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I tried different kernels and all, but the only thing that made that behaviour stop was disabling WoL.

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It may be something related to X11 also as I can't reproduce the same error with Wayland?

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But I can't use Wayland due to many issues with screen capture software I use a lot at work.

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It may be something with the fact I'm using the laptop with the lid closed despite disabling suspension in that case on Tweaks?

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Sorry for the live posting about this troubleshooting, I'm kind of losing my mind.

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y'all I'm almost sure it was a mix of keeping the laptop lid closed and a misbehaved system that wouldn't follow my orders (jumped to another distro and it didn't happen again) 🤔

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