Bug 538741

Summary: xset led 3 does not work
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Eduard Vopicka <eduard.vopicka>
Component: xorg-x11-server-utilsAssignee: X/OpenGL Maintenance List <xgl-maint>
Status: CLOSED NOTABUG QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>
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Version: 14CC: eduard.vopicka, mcepl, xgl-maint
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Description Eduard Vopicka 2009-11-19 04:37:12 EST
Description of problem:

'xset led 3' and 'xset -led 3'

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

[root@v5218c3 REST]# rpm -qf `which xset`
[root@v5218c3 REST]# 

How reproducible:


Steps to Reproduce:

Just issue 'xset led 3' and 'xset -led' and warth the LED.

Actual results:

LED state (on/off) not changed.

Expected results:

LED state should change accordingly to the command issued.

Additional info:

Bad results observed on Dell Optiplex 745 PC, Dell Latitude D630 notebook and on home-made P4 CPU and Intel mobo based PC.
Comment 1 Matěj Cepl 2010-10-06 12:11:51 EDT
Can easily reproduce on Fedora 14.
Comment 2 Eduard Vopicka 2010-10-06 12:38:29 EDT

So now I am really amazed.

It works well with up-to-date F13 for a while, I am using it on daily basis in shell script performing keyboard layout switching for fvwm.

So the bug has been re-introduced in F14? This does not sound well to me...


Comment 3 Eduard Vopicka 2010-10-06 12:41:18 EDT

case "$KbdLayout" in
echo "Exec setxkbmap -model pc105 -layout cz -variant qwerty"
echo "Exec xset led 3"
echo "SetEnv KbdLayout cz-qwerty"
echo "Exec setxkbmap -model pc105 -layout us"
echo "Exec xset -led 3"
echo "SetEnv KbdLayout us"
#echo "us<" >>/tmp/kbd.log

exit 0