Quote Originally Posted by korpenkraxar View Post
Surely there must be ways around that?

Anyways, isn't there an exception if the laptop is connected to an external screen?
Of course there is a way around it.

What people are objecting to is that they have to edit the configuration manually in order to disable auto suspend.

Because, you know, editing configuration files is much too horrible for Linux users and every option under the sun has to be in the GUI for us to be able to deal with it.