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Bug 438070

Summary: backlight control keys bring up brightness applet, but fail to change brightness
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Paul Walmsley <paul>
Component: gnome-power-managerAssignee: David Zeuthen <davidz>
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>
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Description Paul Walmsley 2008-03-18 16:55:12 EDT
Description of problem:
On Fedora 9 alpha on a Thinkpad T61 8897CTO, using the brightness-up and
brightness-down keys on the keyboard brings up the brightness applet on screen,
but the actual screen brightness does not change.  Changing the screen
brightness by dragging the slider in gnome-power-preferences does work fine.

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How reproducible:
Press Fn-Home or Fn-End once logged in with X server up and running.

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Comment 1 Bug Zapper 2008-05-14 02:42:23 EDT
Changing version to '9' as part of upcoming Fedora 9 GA.
More information and reason for this action is here:
http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/BugZappers/HouseKeeping
Comment 2 petrosyan 2008-07-22 10:02:45 EDT

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 363261 ***