|Summary:||No acpi events generated for Fn-F8 CRT/LCD video switch key|
|Product:||[Fedora] Fedora||Reporter:||Orion Poplawski <orion>|
|Component:||hal-info||Assignee:||David Zeuthen <davidz>|
|Status:||CLOSED WONTFIX||QA Contact:||Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>|
|Version:||7||CC:||kernel-maint, mclasen, pertusus, triage|
|Fixed In Version:||Doc Type:||Bug Fix|
|Doc Text:||Story Points:||---|
|Last Closed:||2008-06-17 03:02:03 UTC||Type:||---|
|oVirt Team:||---||RHEL 7.3 requirements from Atomic Host:|
Description Orion Poplawski 2008-02-25 18:34:27 UTC
Description of problem: Running F7 on a Dell Latitude D610. I'm try to get the Fn-F8 video switch to work, but currently it does nothing. The "video" module is loaded: input: Video Bus as /class/input/input10 ACPI: Video Device [VID1] (multi-head: yes rom: no post: no) input: Video Bus as /class/input/input11 ACPI: Video Device [VID2] (multi-head: yes rom: no post: no) But I see nothing in /var/log/apcid when I push the key. I do get this in /var/log/messages: Feb 25 11:32:09 iiwi kernel: atkbd.c: Unknown key pressed (translated set 2, code 0x8b on isa0060/serio0). Feb 25 11:32:09 iiwi kernel: atkbd.c: Use 'setkeycodes e00b <keycode>' to make it known. Nothing in /var/log/Xorg.0.log Where does this need to get configured? Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): kernel-22.214.171.124-80.fc7
Comment 1 Chuck Ebbert 2008-02-25 19:09:02 UTC
(In reply to comment #0) > > Running F7 on a Dell Latitude D610. I'm try to get the Fn-F8 video switch to > work, but currently it does nothing. The "video" module is loaded: > > > Where does this need to get configured? > # echo "1" >/proc/acpi/video/<device>/DOS ??
Comment 2 Dave Jones 2008-02-25 19:17:55 UTC
on f8, hal picks up this info from /usr/share/hal/fdi/information/10freedesktop/30-keymap-dell.fdi with this entry .. <match key="/org/freedesktop/Hal/devices/computer:system.hardware.product" contains="D610"> <append key="input.keymap.data" type="strlist">e005:brightnessdown</append> <!-- Fn+Down arrow Brightness Down --> <append key="input.keymap.data" type="strlist">e006:brightnessup</append> <!-- Fn+Up arrow Brightness Up --> <append key="input.keymap.data" type="strlist">e007:battery</append> <!-- Fn+F3 battery icon --> <append key="input.keymap.data" type="strlist">e008:wlan</append> <!-- Fn+F2 Turn On/Off Wireless --> <append key="input.keymap.data" type="strlist">e009:ejectclosecd</append> <!-- Fn+F10 Eject CD --> <append key="input.keymap.data" type="strlist">e00a:suspend</append> <!-- Fn+F1 hibernate --> <append key="input.keymap.data" type="strlist">e00b:displaytoggle</append> <!-- Fn+F8 CRT/LCD --> <append key="info.capabilities" type="strlist">input.keymap</append> </match> I guess the hal-info package is out of date in F7.
Comment 3 Bug Zapper 2008-05-14 15:20:52 UTC
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Comment 4 Bug Zapper 2008-06-17 03:02:01 UTC
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