Bug 533517

Summary: Brightness keys do not work in KDE
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: palos
Component: kdebaseAssignee: Ngo Than <than>
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>
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Version: rawhideCC: jreznik, kevin, lorenzo, ltinkl, mathstuf, rdieter, smparrish, than
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Hardware: i686   
OS: Linux   
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output from 'lshal | grep bright' none

Description palos 2009-11-06 19:16:28 EST
Created attachment 367911 [details]
output from 'lshal | grep bright'

Description of problem:
The brightness keys do not work in KDE (kdebase-4.3.2-3.fc11.i586, kernel- on HP nc6400 notebook. The commandline brightness control works though (by writing to /sys/devices/virtual/backlight/acpi_video0/brightness). It also works fine in GNOME as well as it used to in KDE from the latest Fedora 10. 

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How reproducible: always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. press Fn+brightness up/down button
Actual results: nothing happens

Expected results: brightness of the screen should change

Additional info: 'lshal | grep bright' output is attached.
Comment 1 Kevin Kofler 2009-11-06 19:38:20 EST

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 509295 ***