I am a recent Linux user so this question has probably a trivial answer. I have dual boot on my pc with opensuse 11.1 and windows xp, each system being installed on different hard-drives.
The drive containing opensuse is currently divided as follows:
Device Size F Type FS Type Label Mount Point
I am using Debian wheezy AMD64 7.0 and at present I am unable to resume after hibernation. When I issue the command update-initiates -u I am getting the following error
failed to detect canonical device of /dev/sda2(swap partition).
please help me to resolve this issue like adding an entry to crypttab etc.,
Please explain the process in detail because I am new to Linux.
Check your resume entries for GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX or GRUB_CMDLINE_LINUX_DEFAULT in /etc/default/grub are pointing to the correct swap partition. After correcting you will need to write the changes to your grub.conf:sudo update-grubIt should output that it found the swap partition.
Change the LABEL= lines in /etc/fstab, and if necessary, in /boot/grub/grub.conf to match your desired strings.The swap problem can be addressed if the swap label has changed either by ... [by pschaff]