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Bug 167277 - Brightness buttons respond slowly
Brightness buttons respond slowly
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
i686 Linux
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Assigned To: Dave Jones
Brian Brock
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Reported: 2005-09-01 03:39 EDT by Kasper Dupont
Modified: 2015-01-04 17:21 EST (History)
2 users (show)

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Fixed In Version: kernel-2.6.13-1.1526_FC4
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Last Closed: 2005-09-30 07:24:06 EDT
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Description Kasper Dupont 2005-09-01 03:39:24 EDT
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.7.10) Gecko/20050719 Fedora/1.7.10-1.5.1

Description of problem:
When pressing the brightness buttons on the keyboard there is a short delay before the LCD atually changes brightness. If the key is held down key repetitions are buffered causing brightness to keep changing multiple seconds after releasing the key. With FC2 the actual brightness on the LCD would be changed instantly.

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Steps to Reproduce:
1. Press brightness up or down key

Actual Results:  Brightness changes after a short delay

Expected Results:  Brightness changes at once

Additional info:

The computer is a Compaq Presario 2166EA.
Comment 1 Dave Jones 2005-09-30 02:57:53 EDT
Mass update to all FC4 bugs:

An update has been released (2.6.13-1.1526_FC4) which rebases to a new upstream
kernel ( As there were ~3500 changes upstream between this and the
previous kernel, it's possible your bug has been fixed already.

Please retest with this update, and update this bug if necessary.

Comment 2 Kasper Dupont 2005-09-30 07:24:06 EDT
kernel-2.6.13-1.1526_FC4 solved this problem.

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