Bug 1315087 - Xorg turns numlock off at startup
Xorg turns numlock off at startup
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: xorg-x11-server (Show other bugs)
x86_64 Linux
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Assigned To: X/OpenGL Maintenance List
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2016-03-06 09:09 EST by Seb L.
Modified: 2016-12-20 14:16 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2016-12-20 14:16:18 EST
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Description Seb L. 2016-03-06 09:09:29 EST
Description of problem:
When starting Fedora 23, numlock is turned off as soon as Xorg starts (switch to graphical mode).

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Ensure numlock startup state is on in BIOS or switch numlock on during boot
2. Wait Fedora to switch to graphical mode

Actual results:
The numlock LED switches off and the numlock function is actually off.

Expected results:
Numlock LED and function should stay on if numlock was on before Xorg started.

Additional info:
Opening this as a new bug as per requested in https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=115909#c44 .
Comment 1 Honza Brázdil 2016-03-18 19:16:18 EDT
This bothers me too.
Xorg: xorg-x11-server-Xorg-1.18.1-3.fc23.x86_64.
Comment 2 Benjamin Bellec 2016-05-05 07:22:51 EDT
This is a duplicate of #1047151, which has now a fix:

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Comment 3 Fedora End Of Life 2016-11-24 10:57:09 EST
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Comment 4 Fedora End Of Life 2016-12-20 14:16:18 EST
Fedora 23 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on 2016-12-20. Fedora 23 is
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