TouchPad Not Working

Thanks for the help in advance. I am new new new to this so please take it easy on me.

Problem = Touchpad works okay when i first start up but if the computer goes to sleep or It goes on standby the touchpad becomes completely unresponsive.

Specs = Gateway Mx4650 Laptop has the Synaptics TouchPad.
Running Opensuse 11.4

Thanks for any help and let me know what more information you need and how to get it.